Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 January 2022

456 Pages


ISBN: 9780190239640

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Hearing the Scriptures

Liturgical Exegesis of the Old Testament in Byzantine Orthodox Hymnography

Eugen J. Pentiuc

  • Promotes "liturgical exegesis" as a primary form of biblical interpretation
  • Uses Holy Week to demonstrate Byzantine hymnographers' creative and expansive analysis
  • Draws parallels to cubist art