Cyril O'Regan

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Cyril O'Regan is Huisking Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame. He is author of several books, including Theology and the Spaces of Apocalyptic (Marquette University Press, 2009).

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It would challenge credulity to claim that, contrary to appearances, Voegelin's relationship with G.W.F. Hegel is positive. The tone Voegelin adopts toward modern thinkers in general, and Hegel in particular, is so consistently vituperative that it does seem partially to justify the characterization of Voegelin as a "demonologist.”1
In addition, while Voegelin's critique of Hegel is both episodic and unsystematic,…