Religion Past and Present

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I. Religious Studies – II. Old Testament – III. New Testament – IV. Philosophy – V. Fundamental Theology – VI. Ethics – VII. Practical Theology – VIII. Cultural History

I. Religious Studies

The classical questions of hermeneutics concern the problems of understanding within a historical context that includes both what is to be interpreted and the one who is i…

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Terrin, Aldo Natale, Dohmen, Christoph, Schunack, Gerd, Figal, Günter, Jeanrond, Werner G., Fischer, Johannes, Schröer, Henning and Vinzent, Markus, “Hermeneutics”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 21 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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