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The Brill Dictionary of Gregory of Nyssa
Language: en
Pages: 811
Authors: Lucas Francisco Mateo Seco, Giulio Maspero
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

The Brill Dictionary of Gregory of Nyssa is the fruit of wide-ranging collaboration between experts in Philology, Philosophy, History and Theology. These scholars shared the desire to develop a comprehensive reference work that would help attract more people to the tudy of the 'Father of Fathers' and assist them in
Gregory of Nyssa: Contra Eunomium I
Language: en
Pages: 652
Authors: Miguel Brugarolas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-16 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume, a new version of the Proceedings of the 6th International Colloquium on Gregory of Nyssa, offers a revised English translation of the Contra Eunomium I accompanied by an original series of supporting studies from a broad philological, philosophical and theological perspective.
The Body and Desire
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Raphael A. Cadenhead
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-27 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Although the reception of the Eastern Father Gregory of Nyssa has varied over the centuries, the past few decades have witnessed a profound awakening of interest in his thought. The Body and Desire sets out to retrieve the full range of Gregory’s thinking on the challenges of the ascetic life
The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 1743
Authors: Oliver Nicholson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-19 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity is the first comprehensive reference book covering every aspect of history, culture, religion, and life in Europe, the Mediterranean, and the Near East (including the Persian Empire and Central Asia) between the mid-3rd and the mid-8th centuries AD, the era now generally known as
The Ecumenical Legacy of the Cappadocians
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Nicu Dumitra?cu
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer

This book brings the Cappadocian Fathers to life and explores their contributions to subsequent Christian thought. Melding together a thematic and individualized approach, the book examines Cappadocian thought in relation to Greek philosophy and the musings of other Christian thinkers of the time. The volume is unique in that it