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Χρυσορρόας (‘Flowing With Gold’): John the Preacher

Andrew Louth

in St John Damascene

Published in print July 2002 | ISBN: 9780199252381
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600654 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199252386.003.0008

Series: Oxford Early Christian Studies

 Χρυσορρόας (‘Flowing With Gold’): John the Preacher

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Discussion of John's contemporary reputation as preacher and his extant sermons; of his use of rhetoric and the nature of his audience; detailed analysis of sermons on the Transfiguration of Christ and on the Dormition of the Mother of God (Theotokos), and its Mariology.

Keywords: Mariology; rhetoric; sermons; Theotokos; transfiguration

Chapter.  13204 words. 

Subjects: Early Christianity

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