The aim of this book is to make two important works of Gregory available to English and German speakers. To Ablabios has been translated into English. On the Holy Spirit, against the Macedonians has been translated into German. The book also contains studies on issues which have been of much significance for the recent scholarly debate on Gregory. These issues and contributions from the worldwide scholarly community illustrate the international character of modern research on Gregory.
|Publisher:||Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften|
|Series:||Patrologia - Beitraege zum Studium der Kirchenvaeter Series , #20|
|Product dimensions:||5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x (d)|
About the Author
The Author: Igor Pochoshajew studied Theology and Classics in Rostock, Strasbourg and Dublin. His doctoral dissertation, entitled «The soul in Plato, Plotinus, Porphyry and Gregory of Nyssa» discusses the Platonic thought in Gregory of Nyssa’s doctrine on the human soul. Pochoshajew is author of various publications on Gregory of Nyssa. Since 2006 he is Junior Professor for the European History of Religions – Intercultural History of Christianity at the Theological Faculty, University of Rostock.
Table of Contents
Contents: Gregory of Nyssa – De Beatitudinibus – Ad Ablabium – Adversus Macedonianos.