Archival Number: A461 V515
Author: Lonergan, B.
2 loose handwritten schematic pp. on biblical theology, perhaps in context of 'De methodo theologiae' 1962 Gregorian course
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46100DTE060 / A 461
Transcription by Robert M. Doran
Revised August 27/2011
Note: a good deal of difficult handwriting!
46100DTE060 / A 461
A scriptural component in contemp. dogm. theol. Peinador, Gutwenger
B the prius – John & Paul’s answers to J’s P’s Fragestellung, purpose, concern
the religious content of the bible in the categories of the bible
not Tert Orig Athan Aq Gutwenger but the prius
B' as Verstehen – advance in hermeneutic circle
sense for genus litterarium, level of the literal sense
exclusion of ready-made categories
laissez la chose apparait,
les faits parler pour lui-memes
Erfahrung – I learn, am developed, more to objective Fragestellung
I preach, at least but preaching, teaching should be done [?]
Conflict – Many voices – Historicist (and speaking from an ? present)
B'' as Erklären
(1) spreading hermeneutic circle, contrasts, comparisons, genesis, judgments of truth, value (dialectic) à Rlg Phenomenology Psychology Philosophy History perhaps Doctrine
(2) sense for genus litt., for literal sense à sequence of genera, of levels à Psych, Hist of religion
(3) genesis of categories from contrasts comparisons genesis dialectical
P&S located in sequences
(4) either this genesis agrees with dogmatic Wirkungsgeschichte
Biblical Theology as component in contemporary dogma à ?
as Verstehen – Romanticist Historicist Extrinsicist
as Erklären – is not theology not about God but about man’s ideas
involves a theoretical structure
α that is just as difficult ?
as in dogma
β that has not the intrinsic correction [connection?] of Wirkungsgeschichte of revelation
γ that is contemporary component in that Wirkungsgeschichte
?? College Prof – Western type of thought, not difficulty
need phil, theol of religion, to ?
human sciences – A law
B whole range
Regina scientiarum – so far from ruling, not clearly aware of existence, nature