Early Christianity & Patristics

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  1. Preaching Bondage

    Preaching Bondage: John Chrysostom and the Discourse of Slavery in Early Christianity [Hardback]

    Chris L. De Wet (Author)

    Regular Price: £74.00

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    ISBN: 9780520286214
    Published by : University of California Press
    Preaching Bondage introduces and investigates the novel concept of doulology, the discourse of slavery, in the homilies of John Chrysostom, the late fourth-century priest and bishop. Chris L de Wet examines the dynamics of enslavement in Chrysosto... .... Learn More
  2. Universal Salvation in Late Antiquity

    Universal Salvation in Late Antiquity: Prophyry of Tyre and the Pagan-Christian Debate [Hardback]

    Michael Bland Simmons (Author)

    Regular Price: £82.00

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    ISBN: 9780190202392
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    This study offers an in-depth examination of Porphyrian soteriology, or the concept of the salvation of the soul, in the thought of Porphyry of Tyre, whose significance for late antique thought is immense. Porphyry's concept of salvation is import... .... Learn More
  3. John of Damascus

    John of Damascus [Hardback]

    Vassa Kontouma (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781409446378
    Published by : Ashgate
    For more than five hundred years the life and work of John of Damascus (c. 655-c.745) have been the subject of a very extensive literature, scholarly and popular, in which it is often difficult to get one’s bearings. Through the studies included h... .... Learn More
  4. Oxford Handbook of Maximus the Confessor

    Oxford Handbook of Maximus the Confessor [Hardback]

    Pauline Allen (Editor); Bronwen Neil (Editor)

    Regular Price: £95.00

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    ISBN: 9780199673834
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Maximus the Confessor (c.580-662) has become one of the most discussed figures in contemporary patristic studies. This is partly due to the relatively recent discovery and critical edition of his works in various genres, including On the Ascetic L... .... Learn More
  5. Coming Out Christian in the Roman World

    Coming Out Christian in the Roman World: How the Followers of Jesus Made a Place in Caesar's Empire [Hardback]

    Douglas Boin (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781620403174
    Published by : Bloomsbury
    The supposed collapse of Roman civilization is still lamented more than 1,500 years later--and intertwined with this idea is the notion that a fledgling religion, Christianity, went from a persecuted fringe movement to an irresistible force that t... .... Learn More
  6. Law and Legality in the Greek East

    Law and Legality in the Greek East [Hardback]

    David Wagschal (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780198722601
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Byzantine church law remains terra incognita to most scholars in the western academy. In this work, David Wagschal provides a fresh examination of this neglected but fascinating world. Confronting the traditional narratives of decline and primitiv... .... Learn More
  7. Liturgical Subjects

    Liturgical Subjects [Hardback]

    Derek Krueger (Author)

    Regular Price: £62.00

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    ISBN: 9780812246445
    Published by : University of Pennsylvania Press
    Liturgical Subjects examines the history of the self in the Byzantine Empire, challenging narratives of Christian subjectivity that focus only on classical antiquity and the Western Middle Ages. As Derek Krueger demonstrates, Orthodox Christian in... .... Learn More
  8. John Chrysostom on Divine Pedagogy

    John Chrysostom on Divine Pedagogy [Hardback]

    David Rylaarsdam (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780198715382
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Contrary to the portrayals of Chrysostom as a theologically impaired, moralizing sophist, this book argues that his thinking is remarkably coherent when it is understood on his own terms and within his culture. Chrysostom depicts God as a teacher ... .... Learn More
  9. A History Of The Iconoclastic Controversy

    A History Of The Iconoclastic Controversy [Paperback]

    Edward James Martin (Author)

    £12.50

    ISBN: 9788857523989
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Volume: 1
    This book reports the most famous dispute between the Church and the State over the presence of paintings, mosaics, and statues in churches, in the period from 717 to 843. In no other book was the Iconoclastic Controversy described in a more detai... .... Learn More
  10. The Monk and the Book

    The Monk and the Book [Paperback]

    Megan Hale Williams (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780226215303
    Published by : University of Chicago Press
    In the West, monastic ideals and scholastic pursuits are complementary; monks are popularly imagined copying classics, preserving learning through the Middle Ages, and establishing the first universities. But this dual identity is not without its ... .... Learn More

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