"Christianity and Classical Culture" by Jaroslav Pelikan

Christianity and Classical Culture The Metamorphosis of Natural Theology in the Christian Encounter with Hellenism Jaroslav Pelikan

Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
03 Apr 1995
ISBN:
9780300062557
Dimensions:
384 pages: 234 x 156 x 32mm

Provides an account of the lives and writings of the Cappadocians, showing how they managed to be Greek and Christian at the same time. Pelikan concentrates on four Cappadocians: Gregory of Nazianzus; Basil of Caesarea; Gregory of Nyssa; and Macrina, sister and teacher of the latter two.