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Published: 11 May 2006

544 Pages | frontispiece

ISBN: 9780199277537

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Asceticism and Christological Controversy in Fifth-Century Palestine

The Career of Peter the Iberian

Cornelia B. Horn

Oxford Early Christian Studies

  • A definitive study of Peter the Iberian and of John Rufus's Life of Peter
  • Traces the early history of the anti-Chalcedonian movement in Palestine
  • Explores the themes of asceticism and authority, and pilgrimage and Christian identity, during this period