Christ in the life and teaching of Gregory of Nazianzus

This title examines how Gregory of Nazianzus, a fourth-century Greek writer famed as 'the Theologian' in the Christian tradition, expressed the mystery of Christ in terms of his own life. It studies Gregory's three genres of writing (orations poems, and letters) and shows how Gregory...

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Main Author: Hofer, Andrew
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
Series:Oxford early Christian studies / Oxford early Christian studies
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This title examines how Gregory of Nazianzus, a fourth-century Greek writer famed as 'the Theologian' in the Christian tradition, expressed the mystery of Christ in terms of his own life. It studies Gregory's three genres of writing (orations poems, and letters) and shows how Gregory developed an 'autobiographical Christology'
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780191761706