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The Resource Christian grace and pagan virtue : the theological foundation of Ambrose's ethics, J. Warren Smith

Christian grace and pagan virtue : the theological foundation of Ambrose's ethics, J. Warren Smith

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Christian grace and pagan virtue : the theological foundation of Ambrose's ethics
Title
Christian grace and pagan virtue
Title remainder
the theological foundation of Ambrose's ethics
Statement of responsibility
J. Warren Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Warren Smith examines the neglected biblical, liturgical and theological foundations of Ambrose's thought on ethics. Earlier studies have found little that was distinctively Christian in Ambrose's image of the virtuous person
Member of
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1964-
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Smith, J. Warren
Dewey number
241/.0414092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in historical theology
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  • Ambrose
  • Christian ethics
Label
Christian grace and pagan virtue : the theological foundation of Ambrose's ethics, J. Warren Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-307) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prolegomena : the ritual context for Ambrose's soteriology -- The case of Augustine's baptism -- The loss of harmonic unity : Ambrose's account of the fallen human condition -- The soul : Ambrose's true self -- Essential unity of soul and body : Ambrose's hylomorphic theory -- The body of death : the legacy of the fall -- Raised to new life : Ambrose's theology of baptism -- Baptism : sacrament of justification -- Resurrection and regeneration -- Baptismal regeneration : participation in the new humanity -- The inner man's new desire -- Conclusion : the inner man's heavenly dwelling place
Control code
ocn868952919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199708543
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868952919
Label
Christian grace and pagan virtue : the theological foundation of Ambrose's ethics, J. Warren Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-307) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prolegomena : the ritual context for Ambrose's soteriology -- The case of Augustine's baptism -- The loss of harmonic unity : Ambrose's account of the fallen human condition -- The soul : Ambrose's true self -- Essential unity of soul and body : Ambrose's hylomorphic theory -- The body of death : the legacy of the fall -- Raised to new life : Ambrose's theology of baptism -- Baptism : sacrament of justification -- Resurrection and regeneration -- Baptismal regeneration : participation in the new humanity -- The inner man's new desire -- Conclusion : the inner man's heavenly dwelling place
Control code
ocn868952919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199708543
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868952919

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