In recent years the controversy on the existence of God has made many theologians and church members restless. Old familiar ideas have been
shattered, and many people are confused when they are confronted by such slogans as "God is dead" and "God cannot die". These quarrels have caused new theological tendencies that point towards a new doctrine on God. The purpose of this article is a reconnoitre and adjudication of some primary conditions, "unit-ideas", which determine Moltmann's idea of God.