Apocalyptic Thought in Early Christianity (Holy Cross Studies in Patristic Theology and History)

Apocalyptic Thought in Early Christianity (Holy Cross Studies in Patristic Theology and History)

by Robert S.J. Daly

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ISBN-13: 9781441206220
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/01/2009
Series: Holy Cross Studies in Patristic Theology and History
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Robert J. Daly, SJ (DrTheol, Julius Maximilians Universität Würzburg), is professor emeritus at Boston College and chair of the Pappas Patristic Institute's board. He is the author, editor, or translator of many scholarly books and articles on the early development of doctrine, patristics, biblical theology, biblical ethics, and liturgical worship.
Robert J. Daly, SJ (DrTheol, Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg), is professor emeritus at Boston College and chair of the Pappas Patristic Institute's board. He is the author, editor, or translator of many scholarly books and articles on the early development of doctrine, patristics, biblical theology, biblical ethics, and liturgical worship.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface (Robert J. Daly, SJ)
1. "I Know Your Works": Grace and Judgment in the Apocalypse (Theodore Stylianopoulos)
2. Apocalyptic Themes in the Monumental and Minor Art of Early Christianity (John Herrmann and Annewies van den Hoek)
3. Turning Points in Early Christian Apocalypse Exegesis (Bernard McGinn)
4. "Faithful and True": Early Christian Apocalyptic and the Person of Christ (Brian E. Daley, SJ)
5. Pseudo-Hippolytus's In Sanctum Pascha: A Mystery Apocalypse (Dragoş-Andrei Giulea)
6. The Divine Face and the Angels of the Face: Jewish Apocalyptic Themes in Early Christology and Pneumatology (Bogdan G. Bucur)
7. Hippolytus and Cyril of Jerusalem on the Antichrist: When Did an Antichrist Theology First Emerge in Early Christian Baptismal Catechesis? (J. A. Cerrato)
8. Expectations of the End in Early Syriac Christianity (Ute Possekel)
9. Heavenly Mysteries: Themes from Apocalyptic Literature in the Macarian Homilies and Selected Other Fourth-Century Ascetical Writers (Alexander Golitzin)
10. Eschatological Horizons in the Cappadocian Fathers (John A. McGuckin)
11. Christ's Descent to the Underworld in Ancient Ritual and Legend (Georgia Frank)
12. The Early Christian Daniel Apocalyptica (Lorenzo DiTommaso)
13. Temple and Angel: Apocalyptic Themes in the Theology of St. John Damascene (Elijah Nicolas Mueller)
14. Images of the Second Coming and the Fate of the Soul in Middle Byzantine Art (Nancy Patterson Ševčenko)
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