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Theodoret

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

(c.393–c.460),

Bp. of Cyrrhus in Syria from 423. He soon became involved in the Christological controversy between Nestorius and Cyril of Alexandria. In a polemical work against...

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Theodoret

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

(c.393–c.460),

Bp. of Cyrrhus in Syria from 423. He soon became involved in the Christological controversy between Nestorius and Cyril of Alexandria. In a polemical work against...

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Theodoret's People

Adam Schor.

May 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Classical History. 360 pages.

This book sheds new light on religious clashes of the mid-fifth century regarding the nature (or natures) of Christ. The book focuses on Theodoret, bishop of Cyrrhus, his Syrian allies, and...

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Theodoret's Early Christology

Paul B. Clayton, Jr..

in The Christology of Theodoret of Cyrus

August 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Christianity. 14980 words.

This chapter explores the early works of Theodoret. These include Graecarum Affectionum Curatio, Expositio Rectae Fidei, and Quaestiones et Responsiones ad Orthodoxos.

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Theodoret of Cyrrhus (423)

Barry Baldwin.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 472 words.

Christian writer; bishop of Cyrrhus (from 423); born Antioch ca.393, died ca.466.

Although dedicated by

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Theodoret (393–<i>c.</i> 460)

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 923 words.

Bp. of Cyrrhus. A native of *Antioch, he was educated in its monastery schools. After distributing his property

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The Irreplaceable Theodoret

Adam M. Schor.

in Theodoret's People

May 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 10195 words.

This chapter focuses on the process of mediating patronage, the methods by which Theodoret sought favors, established relationships, and created community. It suggests that Theodoret's...

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The Christology of Theodoret of Cyrus

Paul B. Clayton, Jr..

August 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Book. Subjects: Early Christianity. 366 pages.

Theodoret of Cyrus (c.393-466) was the most able Antiochene theologian in the defence of Nestorius from the Council of Ephesus in 431 to the Council of Chalcedon in 451. While the works of...

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Theodoret , c. 393–466 ce

Henry Chadwick and M. J. Edwards.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Early Christianity. 210 words.

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<b>The Antiochene Tradition Inherited by Theodoret</b>

Paul B. Clayton, Jr..

in The Christology of Theodoret of Cyrus

August 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Christianity. 10862 words.

This chapter explores the Antiochene tradition inherited by Theodoret. Theodoret's immediate predecessors in this tradition were Diodore of Tarsus, who died c.390 after a vigorous struggle...

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The Mature Theodoret, 433–445

Paul B. Clayton, Jr..

in The Christology of Theodoret of Cyrus

August 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Christianity. 24158 words.

This chapter begins by looking very briefly at the tenth sermon of Theodoret's on providence. It then examines the Isaiah and Pauline commentaries, the most important regarding the question...

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