What is Balthasar's definition of love?

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Hans Urs von Balthasar defines love in many of his texts. He was Swiss and a renowned theologian and Catholic priest. He passed away prior to being made a cardinal.

Given his education in theology and religion, Balthasar was looked to for his defining of love (both mortal love and agape--God's love). In Retrospective , Balthasar defined love in four distinct ways. First, love...

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