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Elasticised ecclesiology : the concept of community after Ernst Troeltsch

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Churches are always already in crisis. In this study, I take the current crisis of churches as a point of departure in order to offer a critical and constructive account of church as open(ed) community. In conversation with Ernst Troeltsch (1865-1923) – a conversation which concentrates on a hermeneutical-constructive rather than a historical-critical retrieval of his interdisciplinary thinking – I argue that the communities which constitute church need to be elasticised in order to engage...

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St Benet's Hall, University of Oxford
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DPhil
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