Early Christianity & Patristics

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  1. Christian Reading: Language, Ethics, and the Order of Things

    Christian Reading: Language, Ethics, and the Order of Things [Hardback]

    Blossom Stefaniw (Author)

    £74.00

    ISBN: 9780520300613
    Published by : University of California Press
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    Uncovered in 1941 near Cairo, the Tura papyri brought to light numerous works attributed to Didymus the Blind, including commentaries and grammatical lessons on the Psalms and Ecclesiastes. Previously thought to reflect exercises in exegesis or in... .... Learn More
  2. Bishops in Flight: Exile and Displacement in Late Antiquity

    Bishops in Flight: Exile and Displacement in Late Antiquity [Paperback]

    Jennifer Barry (Author)

    £27.00

    ISBN: 9780520300378
    Published by : University of California Press
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    Flight during times of persecution has a long and fraught history in early Christianity. In the third century, bishops who fled were considered cowards or, worse yet, heretics. On the face, flight meant denial of Christ and thus betrayal of faith ... .... Learn More
  3. Saints of Ninth- And Tenth-Century Greece

    Saints of Ninth- And Tenth-Century Greece [Hardback]

    Anthony Kaldellis (Other); Ioannis Polemis (Other)

    £19.95

    ISBN: 9780674237360
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Series: Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library
    Volume: 54
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    Saints of Ninth- and Tenth-Century Greece collects funeral orations, encomia, and narrative hagiography. Together, these works illuminate one of the most obscure periods of Greek history--when holy men played central roles as the Byzantine adminis... .... Learn More
  4. The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Biblical Interpretation

    The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Biblical Interpretation [Hardback]

    Paul M. Blowers (Editor); Peter W Martens (Editor)

    £110.00

    ISBN: 9780198718390
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Series: Oxford Handbooks
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    The Bible was the essence of virtually every aspect of the life of the early churches. The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Biblical Interpretation explores a wide array of themes related to the reception, canonization, interpretation, uses, and... .... Learn More
  5. The Many Deaths of Peter and Paul

    The Many Deaths of Peter and Paul [Hardback]

    David L. Eastman (Author)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9780198767183
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Series: Oxford Early Christian Studies
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    The early accounts of one of the most famous scenes in Christian history, the death of Peter, do not present a single narrative of the events, for they do not agree on why Peter requested to die in the precise way that he allegedly did. Over time,... .... Learn More
  6. The Biblical Canon Lists from Early Christianity: Texts and Analysis

    The Biblical Canon Lists from Early Christianity: Texts and Analysis [Paperback]

    Edmon L. Gallagher (Author); John D. Meade (Author)

    £14.99

    ISBN: 9780198838890
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    The Bible took shape over the course of centuries, and today Christian groups continue to disagree over details of its contents. The differences among these groups typically involve the Old Testament, as they mostly accept the same 27-book New Tes... .... Learn More
  7. Symeon the Holy Fool: Leontius's Life and the Late Antique City

    Symeon the Holy Fool: Leontius's Life and the Late Antique City [Paperback]

    Derek Krueger (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9780520302112
    Published by : University of California Press
    Series: Transformation of the Classical Heritage
    Volume: 25
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    This first English translation of Leontius of Neapolis's Life of Symeon the Fool brings alive one of the most colorful of early Christian saints. In this study of a major hagiographer at work, Krueger fleshes out a broad picture of the religious, ... .... Learn More
  8. Varieties of Monastic Experience in Byzantium, 800-1453

    Varieties of Monastic Experience in Byzantium, 800-1453 [Paperback]

    Alice-Mary Talbot (Author)

    £49.50

    ISBN: 9780268105624
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    Series: Conway Lectures in Medieval Studies
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    In this unprecedented introduction to Byzantine monasticism, based on the Conway Lectures she delivered at the University of Notre Dame in 2014, Alice-Mary Talbot surveys the various forms of monastic life in the Byzantine Empire between the ninth... .... Learn More
  9. Dreams, Virtue and Divine Knowledge in Early Christian Egypt

    Dreams, Virtue and Divine Knowledge in Early Christian Egypt [Hardback]

    Bronwen Neil (Author); Doru Costache (Author); Kevin Wagner (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9781108481182
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    What did dreams mean to Egyptian Christians of the first to the sixth centuries? Alexandrian philosophers, starting with Philo, Clement and Origen, developed a new approach to dreams that was to have profound effects on the spirituality of the med... .... Learn More
  10. Geneses: A Comparative Study of the Historiographies of the Rise of Christianity, Rabbinic Judaism, and Islam

    Geneses: A Comparative Study of the Historiographies of the Rise of Christianity, Rabbinic Judaism, and Islam [Hardback]

    John Tolan (Editor)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9780815362074
    Published by : Routledge
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    What is a religion? How do we discern the boundaries between religions, or religious communities? When does Judaism become Judaism, Christianity become Christianity, Islam become Islam? Scholars have increasingly called into question the standa... .... Learn More

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