Asceticism and Christological controversy in fifth-century Palestine the career of Peter the Iberian

Cornelia Horn examines and reconstructs the anti-Chalcedonian movement in Palestine on the basis of one of its most important witnesses: the fifth-century 'Life of Peter the Iberian' by John Rufus. She uses textual and archaeological data to trace the development of theological ideas and t...

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Main Author: Horn, Cornelia B.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2006, 2006
Series:Oxford early Christian studies / Oxford early Christian studies
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Summary:Cornelia Horn examines and reconstructs the anti-Chalcedonian movement in Palestine on the basis of one of its most important witnesses: the fifth-century 'Life of Peter the Iberian' by John Rufus. She uses textual and archaeological data to trace the development of theological ideas and their connection with asceticism
Physical Description:xx, 509 p. ill
ISBN:9780191604171
0191604178