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Christ in Christian Tradition

The Churches of Jerusalem and Antioch [Hardback]

by Sj, Alois Grillmeier (formerly Of The Sankt Georgen College, Frankfurt Am Main), Theresia Hainthaler (honorary Professor For Christology Of The Early Church And Theology Of The Christian East, Sankt Georgen College, Frankfurt Am Main)

    • Book Format

      Hardback

    • Publisher

      Oxford University Press

    • Published

      August 2013

    • Weight

      1190g

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      This volume of Christ in Christian Tradition continues Alois Cardinal Grillmeier's pioneering work in the field of the early history of Christology. Here the focus is on Christianity in Palestine and Syria (the Fertile Crescent) after the Council of Chalcedon and before the advent of Islam. A consideration underlying the entire book is whether we can speak of a consistent Christology throughout the Christian East before Islam and to what extent the Christian East retained the biblical message of Jesus, despite the various divisions that occurred within its borders. Chapters have been collected, edited, and reworked by Theresia Hainthaler with additional contributions from Tanios Bou Mansour and Luise Abramowski. The first part of this volume examines Christology in Palestine from Chalcedon until Islam, including the theology of monks and ascetics, the School of Gaza, and liturgy. The second part is devoted to the Christology in the patriarchate of Antioch from 451 to the end of the sixth century. In 1951 Alois Cardinal Grillmeier (1910-1998) first published Das Konzil von Chalcedon , a work focused on the pre-Chalcedon period and the events of the Council in 451.The first chapter of this would become the first volume ofChrist in Christian Tradition . The work appeared in English in 1965. In 1986 Volume 2/1 appeared with a foreword explaining the author's intention to provide a comprehensive study of Christology from the beginning up to c.800. This was translated to English in 1987. Three further volumes appeared: 2/2 (1989, translated 1995), 2/4 (1990, translated 1996) and the present volume, 2/3 (2002). This volume completes the translation of the published volumes into English. Editorial work continues on volume 2/5 which has yet to publish in German.

      Specification

      • Book Format

        Hardback

      • Publisher

        Oxford University Press

      • Published

        August 2013

      • Weight

        1190g

      • Page Count

        704

      • Dimensions

        157 x 239 x 54 mm

      • ISBN

        9780199212880

      • ISBN-10

        0199212880

      • Eden Code

        4024218

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      • ISBN: 9780199212880

      • Publisher: Oxford University Press

      • Release Date: August 2013

      • Weight: 1190g

      • Dimensions: 157 x 239 x 54 mm

      • Eden Code: 4024218


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