The Doctrine of Deification in the Greek Patristic Tradition

by Norman Russell | March 24, 2005 | History

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Deification in the Greek patristic tradition was the fulfillment of the destiny for which humanity was created - not merely salvation from sin but entry into the fullness of the divine life of the Trinity. This book, the first on the subject for over sixty years, traces the history of
deification from its birth as a second-century metaphor with biblical roots to its maturity as a doctrine central to the spi...

More details for The Doctrine of Deification in the Greek Patristic Tradition

  • ISBN #

    0199265216

  • Page count

    432 pages

  • Publication Date

    March 24, 2005

  • Publisher

    Oxford University Press

  • Category

    Non-Fiction

  • Genre

    History

  • Amazon Star Rating

    4.9

  • Amazon Ratings Count

    14 ratings

  • Amazon Last Rating Data Date

    September 8, 2021

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