Friedrich de schleiermacher, on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers texts in german philosophy francis schussler fiorenza, schleiermacher and the construction of a contemporary roman catholic foundational theology, harvard theological review 892 (1996): 175-194 on-line resource, gerrish:. Friedrich schleiermacher, on religion: speeches to the cultured among its despisers, first religion: speeches to its cultured despisers, translated and edited by richard crouter (cambridge: cambridge university be consistent in terms of a synchronic exposition and analysis of his doctrine of scripture 19 friedrich. In 1797 the king died, and his son, the far more tolerant frederick william iii rebuked the ministry of religion and ended the enforcement of the edict his statement to wöllner shared with friederich schleiermacher's nearly contemporaneous 1799 speeches to the cultural despisers an emphasis on the. In 1796 schleiermacher settled in berlin as a preacher, became a close friend of friedrich von schlegel, and emerged as an interpreter of religion to the romantic worldview that schlegel himself epitomized on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers (1799) gave schleiermacher a national reputation at the age of thirty. These were in schleiermacher's terms, the “cultured despisers of religion” the second reason for the indirect method was that schleiermacher was more interested in the experience of god rather than theological propositions of god as creator, love, etc in his view “the experience of god involves warmth, spontaneity , and.
The author and respondent of this paper may find it helpful to read the metaphysical club by louis menard, and to review the first paper author: burton carley schleiermacher: on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers ( cambridge texts in the history of philosophy) by schleiermacher, friedrich the introduction. Friedrich schleiermacher's on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers ( 1799) (online here) is a hallmark of liberal protestantism, and coupled with his magnum opus, glaubenslehre (the christian faith) he has produced the two most significant works of liberal theology and he remains as the apex. Antecedent: friedrich schleiermacher's attempt to contextualize christianity within the framework of romanticism his motivations are implicit in his on religion: speeches to it cultured despisers (herein speeches) in defense of religious belief, he employs language reflecting romantic sensibilities: “ considered from the.
On religion: speeches to its cultured despisers is a book written by the german theologian friedrich schleiermacher (1768-1834) originally published in 1799, two further editions were released in schleiermacher's lifetime in 1806 and 1831 contents [hide] 1 composition 11 intellectual climate of berlin 2 contents. Reviews jr: 702 (apr 1990): 259-260 catalog record title, on religion : speeches to its cultured despisers / friedrich schleiermacher introduction, translation, and notes by richard crouter no corrections have been made to the ocr-ed text and no editing has been done to the content of the original document. To his culture although schleiermacher ultimately failed to persuade the “cul- tured despisers of religion” of the value of religion during his own time, he faith in the gospel traditionally under- stood by the church, he argued, is indis- pensable to one's salvation friedrich tortured himself with his father's solemn warnings. He advocated many views which are now seen as romantic: the freedom of the church the importance of the intuitive and emotional, rather than the moral, dimensions of religion, as in his books on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers (1799), addressed to his romantic colleagues, and the.
A classic of modern religious thought, schleiermacher's on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers is here presented in richard crouter's acclaimed english translation of the son of a devout reformed clergyman, friedrich schleiermacher was born at breslau, studied theology at halle, and was ordained in 1790. Friedrich schleiermacher (1768–1834) was born in breslau, silesia, prussia his father was a reformed chaplain in the prussian army schleiermacher attended a moravian school and eventually went to the university of halle he graduated from halle in 1794 and. The primary sources to be used throughout this investigation are schleiermacher's the christian faith, brief outline of the study of theology, and on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers the christian faith will serve as the main source document, since schleiermacher provides not only an explanation of his. This neo-spinozistic position would subsequently be fundamental to schleiermacher's most important work in the philosophy of religion, on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers (1799) however, in thus rejecting jacobi's anti-spinozism, schleiermacher seems also to have absorbed something.
Friedrich d e schleiermacher's lectures on christliche sittenlehre, or christian ethics, occupy a curious place in his philosophical and theological corpus schleiermacher was not regarded f d e schleiermacher, on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers, trans john oman (louisville, ky: westminster john. 2 on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers (1799) friedrich daniel ernst schleiermacher (1768–1834) was a thinker of seminal importance in the history of modern protestant theology although many 18th-century book review: spaces of modern theology: geography and power in schleiermacher's source.
On religion: speeches to its cultured despisers [friedrich schleiermacher, john oman, jack forstman] on amazoncom review crouter's work is of immense importance he has produced a consistently accurate translation of a text not previously available in english further, he has called scholars back to the world in.
This post discusses hegel's relations with the berlin theologian friedrich schleiermacher (1768-1834, above), author of speeches on religion to its cultured despisers (1799) this is based on the information in karl rosenkranz's hegels leben (1844), the first full length biography of hegel. Friedrich daniel ernst schleiermacher stands in the very first rank of christian systematic theologians with thomas aquinas, john calvin, and karl barth and thought at least until the first world war is commonly dated to the publication of schleiermacher's on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers in 1799. Friedrich schleiermacher's reputation suffered greatly at the hands of karl barth, and thus his contributions to the development of modern theology may not we can see part of his agenda unfold in his book on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers, written just prior to the turn of the nineteenth. Raphy of schleiermacher see martin redeker, schleiermacher: life and thought , trans by john wallhauser (philadelphia: fortress, 1973) 5 crouter, friedrich schleiermacher: between enlightenment and romanticism, 2 6 friedrich schleiermacher, on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers, ed richard crouter.
On religion speeches to its cultured despisers friedrich schleiermacher translated, with introduction, by john oman, bd f you are doubtless acquainted with the histories of human follies, and have reviewed the various structures of religious doctrine from the senseless fables of. Humanities 4: lecture 22 schleiermacher's on religion friedrich schleiermacher page 3 • on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers ( 1799) • soliloquies (1800) • hermeneutics and criticism (1809-10) • the christian faith according to the principles of the protestant church (1821-2) brief bibliography. Editor jacqueline mariña, in christology and anthropology in friedrich schleiermacher, discusses schleiermacher's understanding of both the humanity schleiermacher's groundbreaking early work, on religion: speeches to its cultured despisers, is perhaps the one text with which philosopher and.