Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(Σοφία) was a complex term in patristic vocabulary.

As human wisdom it had ambivalent meaning—sometimes connoting a virtue, sometimes sophisticated eloquence devoid of ethical or spiritual content, sometimes vain and ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Religion.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.