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Conclusions: Cyril's Narrative of Divine Life

Daniel A. Keating

in The Appropriation of Divine Life in Cyril of Alexandria

Published in print February 2004 | ISBN: 9780199267132
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191602092 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199267138.003.0006

Series: Oxford Theological Monographs

 Conclusions: Cyril's Narrative of Divine Life

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Offers a critical summary, under the rubric of divinization, of Cyril’s account of salvation and offers a hypothesis for why Cyril made use of the technical vocabulary of divinization so infrequently. Explores the exegetical foundations of Cyril’s narrative and attempts to describe the theological shape of his account of divine life in the human race.

Keywords: biblical exegesis; divinization; Incarnation; sanctification; theology

Chapter.  6579 words. 

Subjects: Early Christianity

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