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The Paralinguistic

Philip Burton

in Language in the Confessions of Augustine

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199266227
eISBN:
9780191709098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199266227.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter examines the relative status of language and other, similar activities: singing, weeping, groaning, and laughter. The proper manner and degree in which the wise man or woman should ... More


Call to Vigilance and Prayer: Patriarchal Encyclicals for September 1st

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in On Earth As In Heaven: Ecological Vision and Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823238859
eISBN:
9780823238897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823238859.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter contains various Patriarchal messages to the Orthodox Churches on the environment from 1989 to date, including the first encyclical establishing September 1 as a day of prayer for the ... More


Creation in the Mirror of Scripture II: Patristic Approaches to the Biblical Witnesses beyond Genesis

Paul M. Blowers

in Drama of the Divine Economy: Creator and Creation in Early Christian Theology and Piety

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660414
eISBN:
9780191745980
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660414.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Theology

Ultimately, the Christian theology of creation rested not simply on Genesis 1–2 but on an intertextual constellation of biblical writings, including the Psalms, Deutero-Isaiah, and the Wisdom ... More


Birds

in The Voice of the Heart: The Working of Mervyn Peake's Imagination

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310225
eISBN:
9781846314391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310225.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter examines the meaning of birds in Mervyn Peake's work. Peake uses birds as a symbol of love, often in opposition to rocks, stones, or boulders, although they have another purpose: when ... More


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