The Monotheism of the Gospel by Patrick Henry Reardon

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The Monotheism of the Gospel

by Patrick Henry Reardon

The very notion of the “gospel,” the evangelion, lies so deep in Christian memory that it takes on a tautological quality, as it were: the gospel is the gospel. The “idea” of it is so integral to what we mean by “Christian” that the two concepts can hardly be dissected. We know that the evangelion has component parts, but these are so structurally intertwined that isolating them for analysis is nearly impossible and never convincing.

So how do we go about defining the evangelion? Pro . . .