Andrew P. Porter

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Courses Taught



Publications and Presentations:

Teaching and Research Interests:

Phenomenological philosophy, especially applied to monotheism; Bible; the doctrine of providence; analogy in religious language, the via negativa; the theology of H. Richard Niebuhr; philosophy of Martin Heidegger; science and religion.

Work in progress:

An inquiry into the philosophical preliminaries of biblical religion, world-affirming historical religion: what kind of basic life orientation is it?

References are available from the Graduate Theological Union Placement Office