1 edition of Early Christian literature and the classical intellectual tradition found in the catalog.
Early Christian literature and the classical intellectual tradition
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by William R. Schoedel, Robert L. Wilken.|
|Series||Théologie historique ;, 53|
|Contributions||Grant, Robert McQueen, 1917-, Schoedel, William R., Wilken, Robert Louis, 1936-|
|LC Classifications||BT25 .E26|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||205 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||205|
|LC Control Number||80469058|
Instead of classical equilibrium, we find here beauty of a higher kind, sometimes, strange, no doubt, but always emanating from intensity of feeling and from the very depths of the martyr's piety. From this point of view nothing can compare with the letter to the Romans, which Renan has called "one of the jewels of primitive Christian literature.". REL Images of Jesus and Early Christian Identity. REL Development of Catholic and Protestant Thought. REL Early Christian Texts. THEA Development of Dramatic Art I. WIT Intermediate Topics in the Western Intellectual Tradition. WIT Intermediate Directed Study in the Western Intellectual Tradition.
This enlightening study examines the relationship of the early Christians to the classical tradition. Based on the work of the Christian thinkers, Justine, Clement of Alexandria, and Origen, and existing pagan criticism of the Church, the book illustrates how rejection of the classical tradition combined with profound acceptance of its humanism were synthesized by the early Church. This provocative work provides a radical reassessment of the emergence and nature of Christian sexual morality, the dominant moral paradigm in Western society since late antiquity. While many scholars, including Michel Foucault, have found the basis of early Christian sexual restrictions in Greek ethics and political philosophy, Kathy L. Gaca demonstrates on .
The Classical Tradition: Art, Literature, Thought presents an authoritative, coherent and wide-ranging guide to the afterlife of Greco-Roman antiquity in later Western cultures and a ground-breaking reinterpretation of large aspects of Western culture as a whole from a classical perspective.. Features a unique combination of chronological range, cultural . In Jewish, Christian, and Classical Exegetical Traditions in Jerome’s Translation of the Book of Exodus: Translation Technique and the Vulgate, Matthew Kraus offers a layered understanding of Jerome’s translation of biblical narrative, poetry, and law from Hebrew to y seen as a tool for textual criticism, when read as a work of literature, the Vulgate reflects a Late Antique.
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Cambridge Core - Theology - The Cambridge History of Early Christian Literature - edited by Frances YoungCited by: As early as Origen of Alexandria, Christian thinkers claimed that their ideas should be judged by the “common notions” that are at work within the intellectual community.
The openness of Christian thinkers in the last two hundred years to modern thinking is a remarkable sign of confidence in reason as well as in the Christian tradition. Perrin’s Top 10 List: Version • An Introduction to Classical Education: A Guide for Parents (C. Perrin) • The Liberal Arts Tradition: A Philosophy of Christian Classical Education (Kevin Clark & Ravi Jain) • The Great Tradition: Classic Readings on What it Means to Be an Educated Human Being (Richard Gamble, editor) • How the Irish Saved Civilization (Thomas Cahill).
Robert McQueen Grant (Novem – J ) was an American academic theologian and the Carl Darling Buck Professor Emeritus of Humanities and of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of Chicago (in the former Department of New Testament & Early Christian Literature and also in the Divinity School).His scholarly work focused on the Born: Robert McQueen Grant, Novem.
EARLY PERIODS OF LITERATURE These periods are spans of time in which literature shared intellectual, linguistic, religious, and artistic influences.
In the Western tradition, the early periods of literary history are roughly as follows below: A. THE CLASSICAL PERIOD ( BCE. TH n° EARLY CHRISTIAN LITTERATURE AND THE CLASSICAL INTELLECTUAL TRADITION.
issue among those which have dominated the study of early Christian literature and thought since the nineteenth century.
with him the conviction that the interaction to the early church with the Greco-Roman tradition is among the most fascinating topics in. The history of Christianity concerns the Christian religion, Christendom, and the Church with its various denominations, from the 1st century to the present.
Christianity originated with the ministry of Jesus in the 1st century Roman province of ing to the Gospels, Jesus was a Jewish teacher and healer who proclaimed the imminent kingdom of God and was. This enlightening study examines the relationship of the early Christians to the classical tradition.
Based on the work of the Christian thinkers, Justine, Clement of Alexandria, and Origen, and existing pagan criticism of the Church, the book illustrates how rejection of the classical tradition combined with profound acceptance of its humanism were synthesized by the/5.
Early Christian Writings is the most complete collection of Christian texts before the Council of Nicaea in AD. The site provides translations and commentary for these sources, including the New Testament, Apocrypha, Gnostics, Church Fathers, and some non-Christian references.
Vandalizing the Parthenon temple in Athens has been a tenacious tradition. Most famously, Lord Elgin appropriated the “Elgin marbles” in But that was hardly the first example. In the. "The encounter between Christianity and classical culture has been a controversial subject and the focus of several outstanding studies, from late antiquity to the present.
The present volume, refreshing and timely, is beautifully produced and a. Read and learn for free about the following article: Early Christian Art If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.
If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains * and. Language for God in Patristic Tradition has the distinction of being both a marvelously clear introduction and a sophisticated exploration of the intellectual world and work of early Christianity in relation to one of the thorniest problems in Scripture: the use of human language - often violent language - to describe God.
The book is suitable for students, scholars and thoughtful 5/5(2). The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World by Catherine Nixey Early in the book, she describes how she was Author: Tim Whitmarsh. Book Description. Since its publication inThe Early Christian World has come to be regarded by scholars, students and the general reader as one of the most informative and accessible works in English on the origins, development, character and major figures of early Christianity.
In this new edition, the strengths of the first edition are retained. Patristic literature, body of literature that comprises those works, excluding the New Testament, written by Christians before the 8th century. Patristic literature is generally identified today with the entire Christian literature of the early Christian centuries, irrespective of its orthodoxy or the reverse.
Taken literally, however.Christianity - Christianity - Church tradition: Christianity has exhibited a characteristic tension toward tradition from its very beginnings.
This tension, which is grounded in its essence, has been continued throughout its entire history. It began with rejecting the pious traditions of piety of the Hebrew Scriptures and synagogue practices.Hallo website visitors!!!
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