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Grace - Theological
(7,459 words)

Part of Grace:

1. Biblical

2. Theological

3. Structure of De Gratia

A. History of Doctrine

The doctrine of grace propounds the theological problem at the heart of Christian faith, insofar as faith reveals man’s understanding of himself, the world and God. The task of human life in the world is here displayed in all its tensions: the doctrine of the divine choice, call and election which integrate human responsibility into the order of a world regulated by the goodne…

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Johann Auer and Karl Rahner, “Grace - Theological”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 29 November 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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