Negative theology or apophasis--the idea that God is best
identified in terms of what we cannot know about him, in terms of
"absence", "otherness", "difference"--has been influentiual in
modern Christian thought, resonating as it does with secular
notions of absence, otherness and difference developed in recent
continental philosophy. Leading Christian thinkers now offer a
range of important new perspectives on this tradition, both
historical and... more...