Jurgen Moltmann

Moltmann, Jürgen

Jürgen Moltmann (jûr´gən mōlt´mən), 1926–, German Protestant theologian. Moltmann was professor of systematic theology at Tübingen Univ. (1958–67). A prolific writer, he is best known for his trilogy, Theology of Hope (1964), The Crucified God (1972), and The Church in the Power of the Spirit (1975). He is a prominent spokesperson for the theology of hope.

See M. D. Meeks, Origins of the Theology of Hope (1974) and R. Bauckham, Moltmann (1987).

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Jurgen Moltmann: Selected full-text books and articles

Coming of God: Christian Eschatology By Jürgen Moltmann; Margaret Kohl Augsburg Fortress, 2004
The Source of Life: The Holy Spirit and the Theology of Life By Jürgen Moltmann; Margaret Kohl Fortress Press, 1997
God in Creation: A New Theology of Creation and the Spirit of God By Jürgen Moltmann Fortress Press, 1993
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Is There Life after Death? By Jürgen Moltmann Marquette University Press, 1998
Jesus Christ for Today's World By Jürgen Moltmann; Margaret Kohl Fortress Press, 1994
Deus Trinitas: The Doctrine of the Triune God By David Coffey Oxford University Press, 1999
Librarian's tip: Chap. 6 "Recent Theology: Moltmann"
Modern Trinitarian Perspectives By John Thompson Oxford University Press, 1994
Librarian's tip: "Jurgen Moltmann" begins on p. 61
2000 Years and Beyond: Faith, Identity, and the Common Era By Paul Gifford; David Archard; Trevor A. Hart; Nigel Rapport Routledge, 2002
Librarian's tip: Chap. 2 "Progress and Abyss: Remembering the Future of the Modern World" by Jurgen Moltmann
The Creative Suffering of God By Paul S. Fiddes Clarendon Press, 1992
Librarian's tip: Discussion of Jurgen Moltmann begins on p. 5
Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God By Marilyn McCord Adams Cornell University Press, 1999
Librarian's tip: "Jurgen Moltmann: Crucified God, Trinitarian Solidarity" begins on p. 175
Religion and Human Nature By Keith Ward Oxford University Press, 1998
Librarian's tip: "Cosmic Pessimism: Jurgen Moltmann" begins on p. 290
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