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Freedom - Philosophical
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Part of Freedom:

1. Biblical

2. Philosophical

3. Theological

A. On the General and Philosophical Notion of Freedom

1. The concept of freedom is an analogous one, predicated in different ways of beings of very different types. The various forms of attribution all agree, however, to a certain extent, not by defining the same specific content, but by indicating a formal relation which remains the same.…

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Max Müller, “Freedom - Philosophical”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 01 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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