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Grammar and Christianity in the Late Roman World (Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion)

by Catherine M. Chin

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of religion,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Grammar,
  • Religion / Church History,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Christianity and culture,
  • Grammar, Comparative and general,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11345620M
    ISBN 100812240359
    ISBN 109780812240351

      Catherine M. Chin is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of California, Davis and author of Grammar and Christianity in the Late Roman World. Caroline T. Schroeder is Professor of Religious Studies at the University of the Pacific and author of Monastic Bodies: Discipline and Salvation in Shenoute of Atripe. This book provides an innovative approach to the Hispano-Roman Christian poet Prudentius and his poetry. It is a breakthrough in Prudentian scholarship which unifies the differing disciplines of history, archaeology, literature and art history in arguing that Prudentius and his envisaged Spanish audience cannot be fully understood in isolation from their environment in late fourth- Author: Paula Hershkowitz.

    Catherine M. Chin is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of California, Davis and author of Grammar and Christianity in the Late Roman World. Caroline T. Schroeder is Professor of Religious Studies at the University of the Pacific and author of Monastic Bodies: Discipline and Salvation in Shenoute of cturer: University of California Press.   This sourcebook gathers into a single collection the writings that illuminate one of the most fundamental periods in the history of Christian Europe. Beginning from the Great Persecution of Diocletian and the conversion of Constantine the first Christian Roman emperor, the volume explores Christianity's rise as the dominant religion of the Later Roman empire and .

    The book is a historical examination of the shifting bounds of “sacred” and “secular” in late antiquity, which is to say the relation between the community of the church and the larger society, and the nature of the changes that transformed the Christian world in the West after the breakup of the western empire. Chin, Grammar and Christianity in the Late Roman World (hc , eb ) Clark, Founding the Fathers: Early Church History and Protestant Professors in Nineteenth-Century America (hc , eb ) Clark, The Fathers Refounded: Protestant Liberalism, Roman Catholic Modernism, and the Teaching of Ancient Christianity in Early Twentieth-Century.


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