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Love Itself Is Understanding: Hans Urs von Balthasar's by Matthew A. Rothaus Moser

By Matthew A. Rothaus Moser

Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905–1988) units out to reunite fact and holiness via returning the saints to their right position on the middle of philosophy, theology, and metaphysics. Love Itself is knowing is without doubt one of the first systematic remedies of Balthasar’s theology of the saints. Matthew Rothaus Moser offers Balthasar in its place to Idealist philosophy, a philosopher who develops a spiritual metaphysics during which the saints’ practices of prayer and contemplation are the manager mode of understanding that the reality of Being is divine love. Love Itself is Understanding casts new mild on dominant topics in Balthasar’s proposal and invitations a renewed imaginative and prescient of the theological and metaphysical value of the non secular practices of prayer, obedience, and charity.

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