The Everlasting and the Eternal

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J. Kellenberger
  • New York, NY: 
    Palgrave Macmillan
    , September
     188 pages.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.


The subject of this book is the relationship and the difference between the temporal everlasting and the atemporal eternal. This book treats the difference between a temporal postmortem life and eternal life. It identifies the conceptual tension in the religious idea of eternal life and offers a resolution of that tension.

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

James Kellenberger is emeritus Professor of Philosophy, at California State University, USA. His previous books include God-Relationships With and Without God, Relationship Morality, Kierkegaard and Nietzsche, and, most recently, Dying to Self and Detachment.



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