Gregory of Nyssa and the grasp of faith union, knowledge, and divine presence

Scholars of Gregory of Nyssa have long acknowledged the centrality of faith in his theory of divine union. This study elucidates important auxiliary themes that accrue to Gregory's notion of faith as a faculty of apophatic union with God

Main Author: Laird, M. S.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2004, 2004
Series:Oxford early Christian studies / Oxford early Christian studies
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Summary:Scholars of Gregory of Nyssa have long acknowledged the centrality of faith in his theory of divine union. This study elucidates important auxiliary themes that accrue to Gregory's notion of faith as a faculty of apophatic union with God
Physical Description:x, 240 p.
ISBN:9780191601576
0191601578