Patristic Studies in the Twenty-First Century

Patristic Studies in the Twenty-First Century

Author: Brouria Bitton-Ashkelony

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ISBN: 2503559190

Category: Religion

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To mark the fiftieth anniversary of its inception, the International Association of Patristic Studies, in collaboration with the Center for the Study of Christianity in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, convened an international conference in Jerusalem on 25th - 27th June,2013. The theme of the conference was the state of patristic studies in the twenty-first century, focusing on the implications of the various settings and interests of patristic studies for the future of the field. The collected proceedings include an overview of the current state of patristic studies around the world, with presentations from leading researchers from Eastern and Western Europe, North and South America, Africa, Asia and Australia, as well as plenary lectures and shorter papers on six designated themes which demonstrate the interdisciplinary relevance and contribution of Patristics: Patristics and the Confluence of Jewish, Christian and Muslim Cultures; Patristics Between Eastern and Western Christian Traditions; Patristics and Theology; Patristics, Literature and the Histories of the Book; Patristics and Art; Patristics and Archaeology.
Patristic Studies in the Twenty-First Century
Language: un
Pages: 650
Authors: Brouria Bitton-Ashkelony, Theodore De Bruyn, Carol Harrison
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-06 - Publisher:

To mark the fiftieth anniversary of its inception, the International Association of Patristic Studies, in collaboration with the Center for the Study of Christianity in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, convened an international conference in Jerusalem on 25th - 27th June,2013. The theme of the conference was the state of
Patristic Studies in the Twenty-first Century
Language: un
Pages: 650
Authors: Bruria Bitton-Ashkelony, Theodore De Bruyn, Carol Harrison
Categories: Christian literature, Early
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

An overview of the state of Patristic studies world-wide, in the twenty-first century: its relevance and contribution to the fields of religious culture, traditions, literature, art, archaeology and theology. To mark the fiftieth anniversary of its inception, the International Association of Patristic Studies, in collaboration with the Center for the
Reading Patristic Texts on Social Ethics
Language: un
Pages: 272
Authors: Johan Leemans, Brian J. Matz, Johan Verstraeten
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-01 - Publisher: CUA Press

Can writings of the church fathers related to the field of social ethics be of value to contemporary discussions on the topic? In addressing this question, the authors of this book discuss the exciting challenges that scholars of both early Christianity and contemporary Catholic social thought face regarding the interaction
Making Amulets Christian
Language: un
Pages: 318
Authors: Theodore de Bruyn
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Making Amulets Christian: Artefacts, Scribes, and Contexts examines Greek amulets with Christian elements from late antique Egypt in order to discern the processes whereby a customary practice—the writing of incantations on amulets—changed in an increasingly Christian context. It considers how the formulation of incantations and amulets changed as the Christian
Senses of Scripture, Treasures of Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: Theodore de Bruyn
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-21 - Publisher: BRILL

Senses of Scriptures, Treasures of Tradition, edited by Miriam L Hjälm, provides insights into the Bible and its reception in Arabic among Jews, Samaritans, Christians and Muslims.