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The Anti-Pelagian Christology of Augustine of Hippo, 396-430

Dominic Keech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199662234
eISBN:
9780191746314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662234.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Theology

Falling outside of the usual categories of Patristic Christological discourse, Augustine’s Christology remains a relatively neglected area of his thought. This study focuses on his understanding of ... More


Palladius of Helenopolis: The Origenist Advocate

Demetrios S. Katos

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199696963
eISBN:
9780191731969
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696963.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Church History

This book examines the life, work, and thought of Palladius of Helenopolis (ca. 362–420), an important witness of late antique Christianity and author of the Dialogue on the Life of St. John ... More


Introduction

Demetrios S. Katos

in Palladius of Helenopolis: The Origenist Advocate

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199696963
eISBN:
9780191731969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696963.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Church History

The introduction states the premise for this study, noting the irony that Palladius' works have been increasingly mined for historical information concerning late fourth and early fifth century ... More


Cyril of Scythopolis

JOHN BINNS

in Ascetics and Ambassadors of Christ: The Monasteries of Palestine 314-631

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198269342
eISBN:
9780191683626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198269342.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter discusses Cyril of Scythopolis' work titled The Lives of the Monks of Palestine, which is the main source of information of monastic life in Palestine during the Byzantine period. This ... More


Conclusion

Dominic Keech

in The Anti-Pelagian Christology of Augustine of Hippo, 396-430

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199662234
eISBN:
9780191746314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662234.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Theology

The Conclusion reviews the book’s speculative method, and offers a summary narrative reconstruction of Augustine’s theological development as argued in the foregoing chapters. Highlighting the ... More


Aeneas and Zacharias on Creation and Eternity

Michael W. Champion

in Explaining the Cosmos: Creation and Cultural Interaction in Late-Antique Gaza

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337484
eISBN:
9780199354986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337484.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

The chapter analyses the philosophical/theological dialogues of Aeneas and Zacharias. They ridicule Neoplatonic ideas and show knowledge of contemporary Neoplatonic debates, for example, about ... More


Toward the Sacramental Saint

Phil Booth

in Crisis of Empire: Doctrine and Dissent at the End of Late Antiquity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780520280427
eISBN:
9780520956582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520280427.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Against recent attempts to present the Council of Chalcedon (451) as the definitive watershed in the reconciliation of late antique ascetics and clerics, this chapter points to continued intellectual ... More


Introduction

Paul M. Blowers

in Maximus the Confessor: Jesus Christ and the Transfiguration of the World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199673940
eISBN:
9780191815829
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673940.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Philosophy of Religion

While scholarship on Maximus the Confessor has burgeoned in recent decades, there has not always been sufficient attention to the context of his writings, particularly his earlier writings before his ... More


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