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Published: 21 March 2019

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780199644643

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Gregory Palamas and the Making of Palamism in the Modern Age

Norman Russell

Changing Paradigms in Historical and Systematic Theology

  • A detailed account of the historical reception of Palamite thought
  • Provides analysis of the motivation for the work on Palamas undertaken by Martin Jugie and Palamas' Orthodox defenders
  • Discusses the different procedures by which the Eastern and Western Churches defined dogma
  • Offers clear exposition of the philosophical and theological contours of Palamas' thinking in the light of the most recent scholarship