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Fountain of Presence, Fountain of Presence, Breasts of Wine:

Martin Laird

in Gregory of Nyssa and the Grasp of Faith

Published in print April 2004 | ISBN: 9780199267996
Published online November 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191601576 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199267995.003.0006

Series: Oxford Early Christian Studies

Fountain of Presence, Fountain of Presence, Breasts of Wine:

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Discusses how knowledge of God works in Gregory. While God is beyond the grasp of comprehension, soul unites with God in the unknowing of faith. Faith yet gives something to the mind.

Keywords: breast; dew; fountain; knowledge; milk; mouth; thoughts; wine

Chapter.  10424 words. 

Subjects: Early Christianity

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