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The Image and Likeness of God in Bernard of Clairaux's Free Choice and Grace (Cistercian Studies) [Hardcover]

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We are made in the image and likeness of God. Bernard of Clairvaux, the versatile troubadour of Christian love, is no naive romantic. He understands that a series of moral changes must precede any exercise of this love. For him, the seat of love is the faculty of the human will (the Image). On the other hand, the uninhibited action of free choice (the Likeness) constitutes the perfection of the faculty. The Image, because of sin and consequent misery, has lost its Likeness to God. Only divine intervention, through the efficacy of grace, can restore Likeness and cleanse the blemished Image. The text is not a polemic, but rather and apologia rooted in Bernard''s personal experience. The ardour of love springs from a flourishing freedom, the direct result of a double cause: divine grace and the restored union of Image and Likeness. Without free choice there is nothing to be saved; while without grace there is no salvation.

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Studio: AuthorHouse
Pages   250
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9" Width: 6" Height: 0.69"
Weight:   1.16 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Jun 9, 2005
Publisher   AuthorHouse
ISBN  1420829769  
ISBN13  9781420829761  


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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Luke Anderson, O.Cist., is prior of the Cistercian Monastery of Saint Mary in New Ringgold, Pennsylvania. For the past decade he has served Mother Teresa's sisters as retreat master and workshop leader both in the United States and abroad.

Luke Anderson currently resides in South Devon. Luke Anderson was born in 1972.

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A deft treatise on Christian love and how it should be applied  Sep 7, 2008
What is the Christian Love that Jesus desires that his followers spread throughout the world? "The Image and Likeness of God in Bernard of Clairvaux's Free Choice and Grace: Reflections both Philosophical and Theological" by Luke Anderson is a scholarly writing on the work of Bernard of Clairvaux, a sainted Roman Catholic monk from centuries from centuries past. A deft treatise on Christian love and how it should be applied according an august and highly regarded theologian, "The Image and Likeness of God in Bernard of Clairvaux's Free Choice and Grace" should be read by anyone seeking a better understanding of the Christian concepts of God's Grace and humanity's free choice.
 

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