Schmitt traces this development in the history of "der clerc," the figure who most represents each stage's "Geistigkeit" and "Publizitat": the clerical mantle of the theologian passed first to the educated systematician
, then to the enlightened author, and finally to the romantic genius (523).
As a systematician
, I come away from this book more convinced than ever before that the idea that God might have picked out Homo sapiens from among other creaturely species (with other hominids eventually dying out) is consistent with how divine election has been shown to work (e.
I still have not been able to decide firmly the question whether I am an historian or a systematician
This understanding of the natural world is to be incorporated into the work of the systematician
because s/he is "seek[ing] a theology that allows for the full presence of God in, with, and for the world created by him, without reducing God to the world or CO a consequence of the world.
2) As a systematician
, I presume the Christian doctrine of the Trinity, but at the same time, I am aware of the hazards of reading the Bible from this post-Nicene perspective.
In other words, the good systematician
often remodels theological norms because of their situated-ness (Healy, 24).
Pollock answers this conundrum by conclusively showing that Rosenzweig is a radically original systematician
who retrieves a deeper, more holistic sense of system, which was first formulated by Holderlin, Hegel, and Schelling in the 1790s.
Henry Smith and Edmund Kaufman, or the (Old) Mennonite systematician
Reikerstorfer also writes his essay as a systematician
, not as a student of primary documents.
As `the systematician
of the Bultmann school' and the most gifted analyst and exponent of the hermeneutical emphasis in German theology from the fifties to mid-sixties, Ebeling moves easily between New Testament study (especially Paul, but also the historical Jesus), church history (the field of his first Tubingen post in 1945) and systematic theology, the chair to which he changed in 1954.
A simple oversight, perhaps, but Weber may have a reputation as too much of a systematician
to meet with our contributors' favor.
Unlike Congar's systematic and dogmatic investigations, Reformed dogmatician Karl Barth's Church Dogmatics, or the Doxology of the still active but retired Duke University Methodist systematician
Geoffrey Wainwright, Gros left us no systematic ecumenical theological program.