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dc.contributor.authorCamilleri, C.
dc.date.accessioned2016-07-19T16:57:29Z
dc.date.available2016-07-19T16:57:29Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.citationCamilleri, C. (2013). Pavel Aleksadrovič Florenskij's method of discerning spiritual truth. Acta Theologica, 33, 228-246.en_ZA
dc.identifier.issn1015-8758 (print)
dc.identifier.issn2309-9089 (online)
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.4314/actat.v32i2S.13
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11660/3419
dc.description.abstractThis article explores Pavel Florenskij’s dialectical method as the preferred way to discern spiritual truth. It presents the Russian polymath’s method within his socio-political and ecclesiastical contexts and two of his works, namely his magnum opus entitled The pillar and ground of truth, and his lecture Reason and dialectics, both of which are significant for interpreting Florenskij’s thought. The article also provides an intertextual reading of Florenskij’s Pillar to argue that its context is 1 Timothy 3:14-16. It then analyses the similarities between the context of 1 Timothy and that of The Pillar. As they fall within a period during which particular churches faced certain challenges, both texts call for discernment of the true identity of the churchen_ZA
dc.language.isoenen_ZA
dc.publisherFaculty of Theology, University of the Free Stateen_ZA
dc.subjectPavel A. Florenskijen_US
dc.subjectDiscernmenten_US
dc.subjectSpiritual truthen_ZA
dc.subjectDialecticen_ZA
dc.titlePavel Aleksadrovič Florenskij's method of discerning spiritual truthen_ZA
dc.typeArticleen_ZA
dc.description.versionPublisher's versionen_ZA
dc.rights.holderFaculty of Theology, University of the Free Stateen_ZA


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