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From Text to Life

Susan R. Holman

in God Knows There's Need: Christian Responses to Poverty

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195383621
eISBN:
9780199870479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383621.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Church History

This chapter explores how hermeneutical bias influences the application of historical texts on social action. It centers on three stories about the transmission of patristic social texts since ... More


Some Synoptic Observations

Helen Kraus

in Gender Issues in Ancient and Reformation Translations of Genesis 1-4

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199600786
eISBN:
9780191731563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600786.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Church History

Each textual chapter in this study has made comparisons between the Hebrew text and the individual translations. However, this does not allow for occasional synoptic comparison of the translations ... More


The Problem of Translation

Helen Kraus

in Gender Issues in Ancient and Reformation Translations of Genesis 1-4

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199600786
eISBN:
9780191731563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600786.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Church History

This chapter sets out the difficulties encountered by translators. No language corresponds exactly with another as regards grammar, syntax or semantic domain. True translation is therefore ... More


Calvin on the Aseity of the Son: The 1559 Institutes as Entry-Point

Brannon Ellis

in Calvin, Classical Trinitarianism, and the Aseity of the Son

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199652402
eISBN:
9780191742002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652402.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This chapter is an exposition of the main themes of Calvin's doctrine of the Trinity in his 1559 Institutes, as an entry-point for approaching the themes present there in the remainder of the book.


Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Eric Leland Saak

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

The term ‘Augustinianism’ has been used by scholars for over a century to refer to trends in medieval philosophy, theology, and politics, which had a major effect on the transformations of European ... More


Introduction

Eric Saak

in Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This chapter problematizes the interpretation of Augustine and Augustinianism on theoretical and historiographical grounds. It argues that when we seek to understand the Augustine of the past, ... More


Augustine Imagined

Eric Saak

in Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This chapter charts the influence of the ‘new Augustine’ as created by the Augustinian Hermits in the iconography of the Later Middle Ages, as well as the relationship between the textual and graphic ... More


The Religio Augustini

Eric Saak

in Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This chapter details the religious identity of the OESA, based on the imitation of Augustine and following the religio Augustini. It examines how the Hermits sought to embody Augustine as the rule ... More


Conclusion: Augustine, the Augustinian, and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Eric Saak

in Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

The Conclusion sums up the argument, and offers definitions of the terms ‘Augustinianism’, ‘Late Medieval Augustinianism’, and ‘Augustinian’, based on the historical reconstruction of the historical ... More


Vatican II: Catholic Doctrines on Jews and Muslims

Gavin D'Costa

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199659272
eISBN:
9780191788109
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659272.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, World Religions

D’Costa breaks fresh ground in this study of the Second Vatican Council’s doctrines on other religions, especially Judaism and Islam. This study focuses exclusively on the doctrinal foundations found ... More


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