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Bibil Identifier bibil:247212
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Preaching after Easter
Title (English, ) Mid-Pentecost, Ascension, and Pentecost in Late Antiquity
Title (English, Abbreviation) Preaching after Easter
Editor Bishop, Richard W.
Editor Leemans, Johan
Editor Tamas, Hajnalka
Editor Van der Sypt, Liesbeth
Series Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae (Volume: 136)
Year (Publication) 2016
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2016
Year (Copyright) 2016
Year (Reference) 2016
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature TVA 5880/136
Publishing house Brill
Place Leiden / Boston
ISBN 978-90-04-31553-2
Edition number 1
Language Multilingual
Pages xviii Pages
483 Pages
height in cm 24
Genre Original
Abstract The studies collected in Preaching after Easter examine the festal history and homiletics of Mid-Pentecost, Ascension, and Pentecost in the late antique Mediterranean world. Articles on individual sermons or the work of individual preachers such as John Chrysostom, Augustine of Hippo, Peter Chrysologus, Leo the Great, and Severus of Antioch exhibit the richness of late antique festal preaching. Questions of authenticity, heresiology, and theological, exegetical, or liturgical history are addressed with methodological rigor. Complementary contributions that deal with ancient Jewish-Christian dialogue, art-historical reception, and contemporary liturgical theology illustrate the wide ramifications of ancient Christian festal practice. Students and scholars of these feasts and the interpretive traditions devoted to them will find this volume to be an indispensable source of information and analysis.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Ancient Christianity : Themes : Liturgy
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Ascension
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Pentecost
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