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Activity and participation in late antique and early Christian thought

Author: Torstein Tollefsen
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series: The Oxford early Christian studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An investigation into two basic concepts of ancient pagan and early Christian thought, activity and participation, through detailed discussion of the writings of Gregory of Nyssa, Dionysius the  Read more...

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Named Person: Gregory, of Nyssa Saint; Dionysius, the Areopagite Saint; Maximus, Confessor Saint; Gregory Palamas, Saint; Dionysius, the Areopagite Saint; Gregory, of Nyssa Saint; Gregory Palamas, Saint; Maximus, Confessor Saint
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Torstein Tollefsen
ISBN: 9780199605965 0199605963
OCLC Number: 779788104
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction ; 1. Activity and Participation in non-Christian Thought ; 2. St Basil and Anomoean Theology ; 3. The Internal Activity of the Godhead ; 4. The External Activity of the Godhead: Cosmology ; 5. The External Activity of the Godhead: Incarnation ; 6. The Road to Salvation ; 7. The Theology of St Gregory Palamas ; 8. Concluding Remarks
Series Title: The Oxford early Christian studies
Responsibility: by Torstein Theodor Tollefsen.

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... T. is successful in showing that echoes of Palamas's distinction between the essence and energies of God can be dated to Late Antiquity... T.'s work will be helpful to anyone seeking to Read more...

 
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