n HTS : Theological Studies - Weighing Schmitt’s political theology anew : implicit religion in politics - research

Volume 75 Number 3
  • ISSN : 0259-9422
  • E-ISSN: 2072-8050



Carl Schmitt, in a sense the initiator of Political Theology, proposed that all important political concepts are reinterpretations of or parallels to theological concepts. This insight is in this contribution described and applied to current political thought, for which it is valuable as modern democracies emerge from the secularism of modernism to a more fully self-aware post-secularism.

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