Asceticism and anthropology in Irenaeus and Clement

Irenaeus and Clement, writing at the end of the 2nd century offer us very different views of holiness within the framework of the monastic ideal. This book examines their philosophies of what it means to be a human being living in the presence of God

Main Author: Behr, John
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2000, 2000
Series:Oxford early Christian studies / Oxford early Christian studies
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Summary:Irenaeus and Clement, writing at the end of the 2nd century offer us very different views of holiness within the framework of the monastic ideal. This book examines their philosophies of what it means to be a human being living in the presence of God
Physical Description:xi, 261 p.
ISBN:9780191683862
0191683868