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Author: Léonce, de Byzance; Brian E Daley
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Series: Oxford early Christian texts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First edition
"Leontius of Byzantium' (485-543) Byzantine monk and theologian who provided a breakthrough of terminology in the 6th-century Christological controversy over the mode of union of Christ's human nature with his divinity. He did so through his introduction of Aristotelian logical categories and Neoplatonic psychology into Christian speculative theology. His work initiated the later intellectual development of  Read more...

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Named Person: Jésus-Christ; Léonce de Byzance
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Léonce, de Byzance; Brian E Daley
ISBN: 9780199645237 019964523X
OCLC Number: 1016967783
Language Note: Texte grec en regard de la traduction anglaise.
Notes: Comprend des index.
Description: xvii, 616 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: INTRODUCTIONI: The Author and his TimesII: The WorksA. The Six TreatisesB. The FlorilegiaIII: Leontius the TheologianIV: The ManuscriptsV: The ScholiaVI: Earlier EditionsVII: This EditionVIII: Select BibliographyKey to the apparatus of Leontius's FlorilegiaAbbreviationsTEXT AND TRANSLATION1: Contra Nestorianos et Eutychianos (*L *go*4a')Appendix I (Scholion)Appendix II (Scholion)2: Epilyseis (= Solutiones Argumentorum Severi)3: Epaporemata (= Triginta Capita contra Severum)4: Contra Aphthartodocetas (*L *go*4*b')5: Deprenhensio et Triumphus super Nestorianos (*L *g*o*4*g')6: Adversus Fraudes Apollinaristarum7: Fragmenta IncertaAppendix III (Excerpta Leontina)Appendix IV (Tabular comparison of extracts in Leontius s florilegia with those in other ancient and medieval florilegia)
Series Title: Oxford early Christian texts.
Other Titles: Leontius of Byzantium complete works
Responsibility: Leontius of Byzantium ; edited and translated, with an introduction, by Brian E. Daley, SJ.
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This work is a critical edition of the works of sixth-century theologian, Leontius of Byzantium.  Read more...


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... the huge achievement represented by the eventual publication of this critical edition of a littleknown, but immensely influential, theologian. * Andrew Louth, Durham University, Journal of Read more...

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