Music and the Generosity of God

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Gerald C. Liu
Radical Theologies and Philosophies
  • London, England: 
    Palgrave Macmillan
    , November
     2017.
     140 pages.
     $69.99.
     Hardcover.
    ISBN
    9783319694924.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

What if sounds everywhere lavish divine generosity? Merging insights from Jean-Luc Marion with musical ingenuity from Pierre Boulez and John Cage’s 4’33”, Gerald C. Liu blends the phenomenological, theological, and musical to formulate a hypothesis that in all places, soundscapes instantiate divine giving without boundary. He aims to widen apprehension of holiness in the world, and privileges the ubiquity of sound as a limitless and easily accessible portal for discovering the inexhaustible magnitude of divine giving.  

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Gerald C. Liu is Assistant Professor of Worship and Preaching at Princeton Theological Seminary.

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