By Tom Greggs
Barth, Origen, and common Salvation deals a daring new presentation of common salvation. development constructively from the 3rd- century theologian, Origen, and the twentieth-century Swiss theologian, Karl Barth, Tom Greggs deals a defence of universalism as rooted in Christian theology, displaying this trust doesn't must be on the fee of human particularity, freedom, and Christian religion.
Examining Barth's doctrine of election and Origen's figuring out of apokatastasis, Greggs proposes right figuring out of the everlasting salvific plan of God within the individual of Jesus Christ issues in the direction of common salvation. the connection among the paintings of the Spirit and the Son in salvation is principal to this knowing. common salvation is grounded within the individual of Christ as himself old and specific, and the Spirit makes the truth of that common paintings of Christ current to contributors and groups within the current. The dialogue contains inventive feedback for the political and ecclesial implications of the sort of presentation of salvation.