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Disputations with Pyrrhus (1990) 35 exemplar
Questions à Thalassios (2010) 4 exemplar

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Vedertaget namn
Confessor, Saint Maximus,
Andra namn
Maximus the Confessor
Maximus the Theologian
Maximus of Constantinople
Födelsedag
0580
Avled
0662-08-13
Kön
male
Nationalitet
Byzantium
Dödsort
Tsageri, Georgia
Bostadsorter
Carthage, North Africa
Yrken
Monk
Theologian
Scholar
Organisationer
Roman Catholic Church
Kort biografi
Maximus the Confessor also known as Maximus the Theologian and Maximus of Constantinople (c. 580 – 13 August 662) was a Christian monk, theologian, and scholar.

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Murtra | Jan 12, 2021 |
This book is a series of about 200 questions and answers regarding specific biblical interpretation (and a few concerning patristic theology, most frequently by Gregory of Nazianzus and Pseudo-Dionysus). Most of Maximus' answers are allegorical interpretations, which I found fascinating and spiritually interesting -- although often convoluted, disregarding the obvious literal interpretation. Each question and answer is between 1/2 page and two pages in length. This is a criticism of Maximus' writing, the translator is clear. (Note: I am a Presbyterian & Evangelical, with an M.A. in theology. I think the literal interpretation is best, and understanding socio-historical background is important.)… (mer)
 
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SplendorofDelight | Dec 26, 2017 |

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Verk
36
Även av
4
Medlemmar
1,130
Popularitet
#22,722
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½ 4.3
Recensioner
2
ISBN
41
Språk
9
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2

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