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Anna M. Silvas
This book presents 37 letters of Gregory of Nyssa (c. 335-379) translated into English and equipped with scholarly notes. It includes a biography, testimonia from Basil and Gregory Nazianzen, 30 letters established by G. Pasquali and seven additional letters reassigned to Gregory.
This study throws new light on the surprisingly contradictory process of the emergence of a Christian concept of human dignity in antiquity, taking into consideration the complex matrix of Christian theory and practice, piety and theological reflection, ethics, liturgy and theological as well as ...
Gaëlle Herbert de la Portbarré-Viard
A study from literary and spiritual point of view of the descriptions by Paulinus of Nola (ca 353-431) of the monuments he extended, embellished and restructured at Cimitile/Nola (Campania) around St Felix’s tomb in the years 400-403.
Brouria Bitton-Ashkelony and Aryeh Kofsky
The book deals with the history of the monastic community in the region of Gaza in Late antiquity. It examines the monastic career and teachings of central figures such as Abba Isaiah, Peter the Iberian, Barsanuphius and John, and Dorotheus. The social, religious and material aspects of this ...
In the first part, Eusebius and the Jewish Authors examines the citation process in ancient Greek literature and in Eusebius’ Praeparatio evangelica and Demonstratio evangelica. In the second part, it analyzes his perception of Judaism and his methodology in appropriating Jewish quotations.
Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Robert C.Hill
Paperback edition is available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org)
Matthias Skeb O.S.B.
The study examines the formal shape of the prefaces of Greek biblical commentaries in Late Antiquity and their theology of commenting. It offers an interesting insight into the theological identity of the commentators as well as into the cultural transfer on which their work is based.
Robert C. Hill
Paperback edition available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org).
Through this comprehensive Handbook, the reader will obtain a balanced and cohesive picture of the Early Church. It gives an overall view of the reception, transmission, and interpretation of the Bible in the life and thought of the Church during the first five centuries of Christianity. This ...
Bearbeitet von Friedhelm Mann. Herausgegeben von der Forschungsstelle Gregor von Nyssa an der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität unter Leitung von Wolf-Dieter Hauschild
The result of more than three decades of dedicated scholarly research by the Forschungsstelle Gregor von Nyssa (Münster).
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