Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-10 of 166 items for:

deification x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

deification

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

‘becoming God’, the normal term for the transforming effect of grace in Greek patristic and E. Orthodox theology. 2 Pet. 1: 4 (‘that you might become partakers of the Divine nature’)...

See overview in Oxford Index

deification

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

‘becoming God’, the normal term for the transforming effect of grace in Greek patristic and E. Orthodox theology. 2 Pet. 1: 4 (‘that you might become partakers of the Divine nature’)...

See overview in Oxford Index

The Mode of Deification

Jean-Claude Larchet.

in The Oxford Handbook of Maximus the Confessor

March 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Philosophy of Religion; Christianity. 9509 words.

Maximus the Confessor has been introduced by a famous connoisseur of his works as the ‘Doctor of deification’. Deification, which is a central theme in the spirituality of the Christian...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

Images of Deification

A. N. Williams.

in The Ground of Union

September 1999; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christian Theology. 15357 words.

This chapter begins the examination of Palamas with the same means used for Aquinas: by seeking direct references to deification and using the themes found in these passages as a guide...

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

From Reification to Deification

Tony Whyton.

in Beyond A Love Supreme

July 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 10714 words.

This chapter examines the symbolic importance of A Love Supreme within the canon of seminal jazz recordings. It discusses the reification of jazz and the ritualistic value instilled in A...

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

Friendship and Deification

Samuel Kimbriel.

in Friendship as Sacred Knowing

June 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Religion. 9632 words.

This chapter seeks finishes the dialectic begun in the previous chapter by attending to Aquinas’s understanding of the fitting way to respond to the paradox of enquiry. Although resolution...

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

deification

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 164 words.

‘becoming God’, the normal term for the transforming effect of grace in Greek patristic and E. Orthodox theology. 2

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

deification

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 164 words.

‘becoming God’, the normal term for the transforming effect of *grace in Greek patristic and E. *Orthodox theology

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

deification

Edited by M. C. Howatson.

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Literature. 168 words.

Elevation of an exceptional individual to the status of a god. Although it became a Roman practice, it may have

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Deification

Edited by ALEXANDER P. KAZHDAN.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 3 words.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

deification

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. 499 words.

‘becoming God’, the normal term for the transforming effect of *grace in Greek patristic and E. *Orthodox theology.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page