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Man (Anthropology) - Biblical
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Part of Man (Anthropology):

1. Philosophical

2. Biblical

3. Theological

1. Preliminary questions of hermeneutics. None of the writings of the Old or New Testament represents a conscious attempt to produce a systematic anthropology either from the scientific, the philosophical or the theological points of view. In view of the complexity of the material covered by anthropology, which embraces the most disparate periods and branches of tradition, it is especially important to determine the line of approach of th…

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Rudolf Pesch, “Man (Anthropology) - Biblical”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 06 October 2022 <>
First published online: 2016

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