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The Resource 'Let us die that we may live' : Greek homilies on Christian martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria (c. AD 350-AD 450), Johan Leemans ... [et al.], (electronic book)

'Let us die that we may live' : Greek homilies on Christian martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria (c. AD 350-AD 450), Johan Leemans ... [et al.], (electronic book)

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'Let us die that we may live' : Greek homilies on Christian martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria (c. AD 350-AD 450)
Title
'Let us die that we may live'
Title remainder
Greek homilies on Christian martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria (c. AD 350-AD 450)
Statement of responsibility
Johan Leemans ... [et al.]
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
This book presents fresh, lively translations of fourteen such homilies, the majority for the first time in English. The homilies were delivered in some of the main cities of the Greek East of the later Roman Empire, by well-known figures such as Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa and John Chrysostom, as well as the equally gifted preachers Asterius of Amasea and Hesychius of Jerusalem.'Let us die that we may live' offers an approachable, surprising, and not always reverent insight into the life of the Early Church. It reveals the full importance of the martyr homily in terms of
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FlBoTFG
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1965-
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Leemans, Johan
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  • Christian martyrs
  • Christian martyrs
  • Sermons, Greek
Label
'Let us die that we may live' : Greek homilies on Christian martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria (c. AD 350-AD 450), Johan Leemans ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-227) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Basil of Caesarea / P. Allen -- 2. Gregory of Nyssa / J. Leemans -- 3. John Chrysostom / W. Mayer -- 4. Asterius of Amasea / B. Dehandschutter -- 5. Hesychius of Jerusalem / P. Allen
Control code
9780203413456
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 243 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415240413
Lccn
2002036979
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
'Let us die that we may live' : Greek homilies on Christian martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria (c. AD 350-AD 450), Johan Leemans ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-227) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Basil of Caesarea / P. Allen -- 2. Gregory of Nyssa / J. Leemans -- 3. John Chrysostom / W. Mayer -- 4. Asterius of Amasea / B. Dehandschutter -- 5. Hesychius of Jerusalem / P. Allen
Control code
9780203413456
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 243 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415240413
Lccn
2002036979
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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