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Published: 15 January 2009

368 Pages

ISBN: 9780199553464

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The Theological Epistemology of Augustine's De Trinitate

Luigi Gioia, OSB

Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs

  • With a foreword by Rowan Williams, Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge.
  • Provides a clear introduction to De Trinitate for those new to the text.
  • Reconciles a classical theological reading of Augustine's treatise with a philosophical one through textual analysis.
  • Structural analysis of Augustine provides new exegetical insights.
  • Highlights the main doctrinal aspects of the treatise: Christology, soteriology, doctrine of the Holy Spirit, doctrine of the Trinity, revelation, ontology, anthropology.
  • Clear thematic breakdown so that systematic theologians can access relevant material by chapter.