Author:John of Damascus aka John Damascene; Translator-Frederic H. Chase

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Saint John of Damascus: Writings (Fathers of the Church - Vol 37)

By: John of Damascus aka John Damascene; Translator-Frederic H. Chase

Price: $219.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: June 1958

Seller ID: 42573

ISBN: 0813200377

Condition: Used - Good


Previous owner's stamp on inside front cover. Highlighting observed in text on only 2 pages. Binding tight and square. No DJ. . . . . . . . St. John of Damascus (ca. 675-749) is generally regarded as the last great figure of Greek Patrology. Outstandingly important for his support of images in the Iconoclastic Controversy, this priest-monk of St. Sabbas near Jerusalem is known also for his treatment of Christian morality and asceticism (the Sacred Parallels), for a small but precious group of powerful sermons, and even for verse contributions to the Greek liturgy. His reputation rests mainly... View more info