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On marriage and family life

Author: John Chrysostom, Saint; Catharine P Roth; David Anderson
Publisher: Crestwood, N.Y. : St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1986.
Series: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press Popular patristics series, no.7.
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"Christian tradition often seems to give only grudging approval of married life, particularly its sexual aspect. In these sermons we find an important corrective to this view. Although himself a monk, Chrysostom had a profound understanding of the needs of his congregation. Inspired by the epistles to the Corinthians and Ephesians, he discusses the reasons God instituted marriage--primarily to promote holiness of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sermons
Translations
Bronnen (vorm)
Vertalingen (vorm)
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Chrysostom, Saint; Catharine P Roth; David Anderson
ISBN: 0913836869 9780913836866
OCLC Number: 13456327
Description: 114 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Homily 10 : on 1 Corinthians 7 --
Homily 20 : on Ephesians 5:22-33 --
Homily 21 : on Ephesians 6:1-4 --
Homily 12 : on Colossians 4:18 --
Sermon on marriage --
How to choose a wife.
Series Title: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press Popular patristics series, no.7.
Other Titles: On marriage and family life.
Responsibility: St. John Chrysostom ; translated by Catharine P. Roth and David Anderson ; introduction by Catherine P. Roth.
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Inspired by the epistles of St Paul, St John has many things to say to Christian couples and families.  Read more...

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