Christology of the Later Fathers

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Edward Rochie Hardy
Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 1954 - Religion - 400 pages
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This volume includes selections from the works of Athanasius, Gregory of Nazianzus, and Gregory of Nyssa. Through these works and those of other early Christian thinkers, this book surveys the development of early church theology.

Long recognized for the quality of its translations, introductions, explanatory notes, and indexes, the Library of Christian Classics provides scholars and students with modern English translations of some of the most significant Christian theological texts in history. Through these works--each written prior to the end of the sixteenth century--contemporary readers are able to engage the ideas that have shaped Christian theology and the church through the centuries.

  

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Extremely good stuff, extremely difficult to read. Technically, I didn't read the WHOLE thing . . . but the majority of it, and I don't think I'll ever go back to it--at least, not to portions I didn ... Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
13
General Bibliography
39
Bibliography
52
Introduction to Gregory of Nazianzus
113
Bibliography
126
Letters on the Apollinarian Controversy Trans
215
Introduction to Gregory of Nyssa
235
Bibliography
251
An Address on Religious Instruction
268
Documents Illustrating the Christology of the Ecu
329
The Creed of Ariminum
341
The Formula of Union of 433
355
The Chalcedonian Decree
371
Constantinople Fifth Ecumenical
378
INDEXES
387
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About the author (1954)

Edward R. Hardywas Professor of Church History at Berkeley Divinity School, Yale University, in New Haven, Connecticut.

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