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Author: Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint.; Martha Pollard Vinson
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, ©2003.
Series: Fathers of the church, v. 107.
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"This translation makes available nineteen orations by the fourth-century Cappadocian father St. Gregory of Nazianzus. Most are appearing here in English for the first time. These homilies span all the phases of Gregory's ecclesiastical career, from his service as a parish priest assisting his father, the elder Gregory, in his hometown of Nazianzus in the early 360s, to his stormy tenure as bishop of Constantinople  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sermons, Greek
Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint.; Martha Pollard Vinson
ISBN: 0813201071 9780813201078
OCLC Number: 51210535
Description: xxiii, 251 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Fathers of the church, v. 107.
Other Titles: Orations.
Responsibility: translated by Martha Vinson.

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This translation makes available 19 orations by the 4th-century Cappadocian Father Gregory of Nazianzus. The sermons treat topics that range from the purely theological to the deeply personal and  Read more...

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