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By C. Pax

Man's problem approximately God is either a question and a quest. We search to understand with sure bet that God is genuine; we search additionally to attract on the subject of God, to understand that he's rather for us. My objective during this paintings is to re-think this two-fold predicament and to take action with Gabriel Marcel. through the paintings i've got mixed the presentation of Marcel's perspectives with a serious exam of his proposal, and within the spirit within which Marcel meets his personal predecessors and contemporaries i've got held myself loose to just accept, to amend or to reject what he has written. hence the point of interest of the paintings is simply by the way at the writings of Marcel; the direct concentration, as for Marcel, is on man's looking to be aware of and to attract with regards to God. the trouble to re-think that size of our adventure which we designate spiritual can't commence except a serious attention of what we suggest by way of wisdom and walk in the park. what is going to count number as a solution to the query of no matter if God is actual and even if he's particularly for us? If, because the believer continues, God is the reply to guy - a solution utterly in contrast to any other solution - then the strategy of looking for this resolution has to be various from different equipment of looking out. moreover, even for the believer, God continues to be the hidden God, Deus absconditus, and at top we see via a tumbler darkly.

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