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Creation, Order of
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I. Dogmatics – II. Ethics

I. Dogmatics

The revelation (V) of Christ discloses to faith that the meaning and truth of Jesus' life for human life in the present is creation in the process of realizing its goal, the consummation of God's kingdom. At the same time, it discloses the mystery of Jesus' person as the incarnate Logos of the Creator and thus the true nature of his work, grounded in the Creator's eternal will for communion, reconciliation, and consummation (Dogmatics: II): the work of creation…

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Herms, Eilert, “Creation, Order of”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 13 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_024744>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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