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East Syriac theology an introduction by Pauly Maniyattu

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Published .
Written in English


  • Syrian churches,
  • Liturgy,
  • History

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Statementedited by Pauly Maniyattu
LC ClassificationsBX106.23 .E27 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination373 pages, 1 unnumbered page ;
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26493279M
ISBN 108188065048
ISBN 109788188065042
LC Control Number2016317360

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Aristotle's Rhetoric in the East: The Syriac and Arabic Translation and Commentary Tradition (Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Science) by Uwe Vagelpohl (Author) › Visit Amazon's Uwe Vagelpohl Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Cited by: 5. The Church of the East (Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܕܡܕܢܚܐ ‎ ʿĒḏtā d-Maḏenḥā), also called the Persian Church or Nestorian Church, was a Christian church of the East Syriac rite established c. It was one of three major branches of Eastern Christianity that arose from the Christological controversies of the 5th and 6th centuries, alongside the Eastern Orthodox (Greek) Church and the Founder: Thomas the Apostle, by its tradition. Full text of "East Syriac theology: an introduction" See other formats. This fourth collection by Sebastian Brock focuses on three areas: the christology of the Church of the East, with the argument that the traditional characterisation of this Church as 'Nestorian' is not only unsatisfactory, but also thoroughly misleading; the distinctive phraseology of the invocations to the Holy Spirit in the Syriac liturgical tradition, hearkening back to Jewish roots; and 4/5(1).

The primary concern of these articles is the interaction of Syriac with Greek culture in late antiquity. In the opening studies, Sebastian Brock presents surveys and analyses of particular historical sources in Syriac, and later similarly examines the process of translation from Greek into Syriac, and the development of the christology of the Church of the East up into the 7th century. Early Syriac Theology. Book Description: Presents the insights of St. Ephrem and Jacob of Serugh, two of the earliest representatives of the theological world-view of the Syriac church. Antioch was a center of Greek culture while possessing a Syriac substratum; Nisibis and the East were embedded in Judeo-Christianity and ancient Persian. Book Description. This fourth collection by Sebastian Brock focuses on three areas: the christology of the Church of the East, the distinctive phraseology of the invocations to the Holy Spirit in the Syriac liturgical tradition, and two important early Commentaries on the Liturgy. When we think of the Church, we think of the Roman West and Greek East. While this is the majority of the Church, it also overlooks an important branch - the Syriac. In the recent book, Early Syriac Theology, Chorbishop Seely Joseph Beggiani draws on the words and writings of St. Ephrem the Syrian and Jacob of Serugh to explain a number of /5.

Gorgias Press is an independent academic publisher specializing in the history and religion of the Middle East and the larger pre-modern world. We are run by scholars, for scholars, who believe strongly in "Publishing for the Sake of Knowledge.".   We Western Christians are largely ignorant about the Syriac-speaking Church of the East—yes, the Church all the way to the Far East. So it was in my seminary education in the s. And all to our own deficit, if for no other reason than that Syriac is a kindred-language to Aramaic, the language of Jesus and his disciples. History of the Christian Syriac Schools of Theology. Click for Mobile Version more interested in salvation than study, Christianity, like Judaism, was a religion of the Book, based on the written revelation (the Old Testament) and the writings of the New Testament, which were added later and recognized as canonical. An east-west road. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.