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

Author: M S Laird
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Series: Oxford early Christian studies.
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In the first in-depth study of Gregory of Nyssa, Martin Laird shows how for Gregory the darkness of faith is what unites the believer with God. While the believer is immersed in the darkness of  Read more...

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Named Person: Gregory, of Nyssa Saint; Santo Gregory Of Nyssa; Grégoire, de Nysse saint; Gregorius (Nyssenus)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M S Laird
ISBN: 0199267995 9780199267996 9780199229154 0199229155
OCLC Number: 55604376
Notes: Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of London, Heythrop College.
Description: x, 240 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The exaltation of faith: the state of current research --
The flow of the mind --
The grasp of faith --
The grasp of faith and supranoetic union --
Fountain of presence, breasts of wine: the flow of knowledge in the "In canticum canticorum' --
Christ speaking himself: the logophatic discourse of Paul and the Bride --
The luminous dark revisited --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Oxford early Christian studies.
Responsibility: Martin Laird.
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Gregory, as is now obvious, is highly nuanced theologian of faith and union, darkness and light. Laird's volume reads... well... and is clearly a major advance in the field. Kyle Strobel, Theology Read more...

 
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