Christian spirituality : origins to the twelfth century / edited by Bernard McGinn and John Meyendorff in collaboration with Jean Leclercq.

Contributor(s): McGinn, Bernard, 1937- | Meyendorff, John, 1926- | Leclercq, Jean, 1911-Series: World spirituality ; v. 16.Publication details: New York : Crossroad, 1985Description: xxv, 502 p. : ill. ; 25 cmISBN: 0824506812 :Subject(s): Spiritual life -- Christianity -- History of doctrinesDDC classification: 248/.09 LOC classification: BV4490 | .C464 1985
Contents:
Scripture and spirituality / Sandra M. Schneiders -- The early Christian community / John D. Zizioulas -- Gnostic spirituality / Robert M. Grant -- The spiritual message of the great fathers / Charles Kannengiesser -- Monasticism and asceticism. Eastern Christianity / Jean Gribomont ; Western Christianity / Jean Leclercq -- The uplifting spirituality of Pseudo-Dionysius / Paul Rorem -- Christianity and cultural diversity. The spirituality of Syriac-speaking Christians / Roberta C. Bondi ; Spirituality in Celtic and Germanic society / Pierre Riché -- The Gregorian Reform / Karl F. Morrison -- The religious world of the twelfth century. Anselm of Canterbury and his influence / Benedicta Ward ; The Cistercians / Basil Pennington ; The regular canons / Grover A. Zinn -- The role of Christ. Christ as savior in the East / John Meyendorff ; Christ as savior in the West / Bernard McGinn -- The trinity. The trinity in the Cappadocians / Thomas Hopko -- The trinity in Latin Christianity / Mary T. Clark -- The human person as image of God. Eastern Christianity / Lars Thunberg ; Western Christianity / Bernard McGinn -- Grace : the Augustinian foundation / J. Patout Burns -- Liturgy and spirituality. Eastern liturgical theology / Paul Meyendorff ; Sacraments and liturgy in Latin Christianity / Pierre-Marie Gy -- Icon and art / Leonid Ouspensky -- Ways of prayer and contemplation. Eastern / Kallistos Ware ; Western / Jean Leclercq -- The notion of virginity in the early church / Peter Brown -- Spiritual guidance / Donald Corcoran -- The practice of Christian life : the birth of the laity / Jacques Fontaine .
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Book Book Evangelische Theologische Faculteit Leuven Main Library BV 4490 CHRI 1985 v.1 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Checked out 26/03/2024 3567800085462B

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Scripture and spirituality / Sandra M. Schneiders -- The early Christian community / John D. Zizioulas -- Gnostic spirituality / Robert M. Grant -- The spiritual message of the great fathers / Charles Kannengiesser -- Monasticism and asceticism. Eastern Christianity / Jean Gribomont ; Western Christianity / Jean Leclercq -- The uplifting spirituality of Pseudo-Dionysius / Paul Rorem -- Christianity and cultural diversity. The spirituality of Syriac-speaking Christians / Roberta C. Bondi ; Spirituality in Celtic and Germanic society / Pierre Riché -- The Gregorian Reform / Karl F. Morrison -- The religious world of the twelfth century. Anselm of Canterbury and his influence / Benedicta Ward ; The Cistercians / Basil Pennington ; The regular canons / Grover A. Zinn -- The role of Christ. Christ as savior in the East / John Meyendorff ; Christ as savior in the West / Bernard McGinn -- The trinity. The trinity in the Cappadocians / Thomas Hopko -- The trinity in Latin Christianity / Mary T. Clark -- The human person as image of God. Eastern Christianity / Lars Thunberg ; Western Christianity / Bernard McGinn -- Grace : the Augustinian foundation / J. Patout Burns -- Liturgy and spirituality. Eastern liturgical theology / Paul Meyendorff ; Sacraments and liturgy in Latin Christianity / Pierre-Marie Gy -- Icon and art / Leonid Ouspensky -- Ways of prayer and contemplation. Eastern / Kallistos Ware ; Western / Jean Leclercq -- The notion of virginity in the early church / Peter Brown -- Spiritual guidance / Donald Corcoran -- The practice of Christian life : the birth of the laity / Jacques Fontaine .