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Machelling Dichotomy

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If we go back to the beginning of Schelling's lectures on mythology and revelation, we can remember how he argued that the three potencies contained all of the possibilities, and all of the principles of being. In them, says Schelling, we find the entire logic and the entire metaphysics. Hence, the better an image expresses, incarnates, and elucidates the logic and the metaphysics of three principles which we find in God, the better a symbol it is. Crucially, at this point we have to resist the temptation of falling back in a framework/content dichotomy. In the light of the participatory stance I introduced above and to which I ascribe, we must not think of our images of God as more or less precise representations of a transcendent metaphysical
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