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Origins of the Christian Mystical Tradition: From Plato to Denys (original 1981; edition 1981)

by Andrew Louth (Author)

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Andrew Louth traces the Christian mystic tradition from Plato through figures such as Origen, Gregory of Nyssa and Augustine and explores the diverse and conflicting influences to be found in Christian spirituality.
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Title:Origins of the Christian Mystical Tradition: From Plato to Denys
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Info:Oxford University Press (1981), Edition: 1st Edition, 240 pages
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The Origins of the Christian Mystical Tradition: From Plato to Denys by Andrew Louth (1981)

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from Plato to Denys
  SrMaryLea | Aug 22, 2023 |
The early chapters on Platonism were helpful (and throughout, he does a good job of showing where the Christian tradition departs--often sharply!--from inherited Platonist ideas). The 2006 epilogue is worth a careful read as well. ( )
  LudieGrace | Dec 4, 2013 |
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