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The Nicene Faith: Formation Of Christian Theology
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher St Vladimirs Seminary Pr
Publication date June 30, 2004
Pages 259
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780881412666
ISBN-10 088141266X
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 1.80 lbs.
Original list price $35.00
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: The Nicene Faith

...An academic study of the highest caliber. Believing Christians, who an never know enough by the Nicene faith, will be deeply grateful for this excellent book.Engaging the best of modern scholarship, Behr provides a series of orignal, comprehensive, and insightful sketches of theology of the key protaganists of the Nicene faith, presenting a powerful vision of Christian theology, centered upon Christ and his Passion.

Part One, "True God of True God," opens with a reflection on the nature of Christian theology, challenging common presuppositions, and an analysis and survey of the fourth century controversies, followed by studies of Alexander, Arius, the Council of Nicaea, and, Athanasius.

Part Two, "One of the Holy Trinity," provides analyses of the work of Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nazianzus, and Gregory of Nyssa, together with their opponents, in particular Eunomius and Apollinarius.

Each part is contained in a separate paperback book.

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About: In this sequel to The Way to Nicaea, Fr John Behr turns his attention to the fourth century, the era in which Christian theology was formulated as the Nicene faith, the common heritage of most Christians to this day.
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