6 edition of Early Christian Spirituality (Sources of Early Christian Thought) (Sources of Early Christian Thought) (Sources of Early Christian Thought) found in the catalog.
September 5, 2000
by Fortress Press
Written in English
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The history of Christianity concerns the Christian religion, Christian countries, and the Church with its various denominations, from the 1st century to the present.. Christianity originated with the ministry of Jesus, a Jewish teacher and healer who proclaimed the imminent kingdom of God and was crucified c. AD 30–33 in the 1st century Roman province of Judea. The Desert Fathers (along with Desert Mothers) were early Christian hermits, ascetics, and monks who lived mainly in the Scetes desert of Egypt beginning around the third century Apophthegmata Patrum is a collection of the wisdom of some of the early desert monks and nuns, in print as Sayings of the Desert most well known was Anthony the Great, who moved to the desert in AD.
The Diversity of Early Christianity From the beginning, early Christians struggled to define for themselves the identity of Jesus and the meaning of his message. Celtic Christian spirituality refers to a set of practices and beliefs in Ireland, Scotland, and Wales that developed in the early fifth century during the development of the monastic tradition. Many of these practices have roots in desert spirituality; Celtic monks considered the teachings of the desert mothers and fathers essential wisdom.
How Did Early Christians Face Pandemics?,Jessica Brodie - Read more about spiritual life growth, Christian living, and faith. The coronavirus is . Spirituality is a lived experience, the effort to apply relevant elements in the deposit of Christian faith to the guidance of men and women towards their spiritual growth, the progressive development of their persons which flowers into a proportionately increased insight and joy.
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By Charles Kannengiesser, Pamela Bright. This book is a succinct but well balanced overview of the history of the Christian spirituality.
Especially I appreciate the author's perspective, which is the presence of God found in history. This perspective keeps reminding us of the central issue of Christian spirituality and our personal lives today: the presence of God/5(3).
In Water from a Deep Well, Gerald Sittser opens to us the rich history of spirituality, letting us gaze at the practices and stories of believers from the past who had the same thirst for God that we do today.
As we see their deep faith through his vibrant narratives, we may discover that old ways can bring new life to our own spirituality.5/5(1).
The best books about early Christianity, according to experts. Here is Aleteia’s guide to the Best Books on Early Christian History: Spirituality. Lifestyle. : John Burger. I am particularly interested in topics related to the history of spiritual direction and early Christian spirituality.
The Courses section of the site includes syllabi from courses I teach on a regular basis on the history of Christian spirituality.
At the end of each syllabus I've provided an extensive bibliography of helpful books and. Before I survey the various facets of early Christian spirituality (a period which runs from around A.D.
to A.D. ), let me first define the word “spirituality,” especially as this term is understood in diverse ways. Spirituality “is the outworking in the real life of a person’s religious faith—what a person does with what. "This book is a translation of a famous and universally loved poem for daily living composed by the 8th century Buddhist Sage Shantideva.
It charts the spiritual journey of a Bodhisattva, one who is committed to attaining full enlightenment for the sake of all living beings. For each book on the list you'll find a summary, a lengthy excerpt, a description of it is relevance and why it has had such a profound impact on the Christian tradition, and discussion questions for use in a group or as personal reflections.
This is a guide for a lifetime of spiritual reading. Here’s your ultimate guide to the Best Spiritual Books Of all time. What magic a book can hold, it can transport you to any time or any place, real or imagined, inspire and teach you almost anything about life, love and why we are here. We’ve created this list of the best spiritual books of all time based on our personal experience, as well as sourced from the world’s top most trusted.
ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 22 cm. Contents: Introduction --Selections from Odes of Solomon --The martyrs of Lyon --Exhortation to the Greeks / Clement of Alexandria --On the interpretation of the Psalms / Athanasius of Alexandria --Sermon 38 / Gregory of Nazianzus --Concerning virgins / Ambrose of Milan --On the First Epistle of John.
This book is the companion to my other book (40 Days with the Fathers: A Daily Reading Plan), and includes twenty-three Early Church texts in full—including all additional footnotes from the original editors and translators so that you can get as close as possible to reading these ancient texts without needing to know ancient Greek or Latin.
Over five years in preparation when it opened to the public in NovemberAge of Spirituality was not only the largest exhibition ever to focus on the period of Late Antique and Early Christian art, it was also hailed as one of the most important didactic exhibitions ever assembled by an art museum.
The group of objects, lent by over. This text fills the need for a clear, informative, helpful and well-written introduction to Christian spirituality. Includes a detailed guide to resources in spirituality available on the Internet Written by a leading theological educationalist in a clear and accessible manner Encourages active engagement with primary sources through worked case studies.
Jerry: Well, it was chronological; but there was a more fundamental reason as I read a lot of these martyr accounts and, of course, all kinds of other literature on the early Christian period.
I realized that martyrdom was almost essential to our understanding of Christianity and, especially, Christian spirituality because the martyrs died.
Early Christian Spirituality by Charles Kannengiesser,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2).
The History of Christian Spirituality 36 Lectures (13 Discs) Including Electronic Study Guide In The History of Christian Spirituality, you will discover the marvelous gifts bestowed by our spiritual ancestors. These 36 lively, enlightening lectures will take you on a journey from the Age of the Apostles to our current day.
Equally, the Hebrew scriptures have had a significant impact on Christian spirituality across two thousand years from the use of the Book of Psalms in Christian liturgy and the Song of Songs in medieval Western mystical writings to the role of the Book.
Inresearchers discovered some early Judeo-Christian writings. Two years later, the world heard about the Dead Sea Scrolls, the discovery which changed biblical history.
The early Christians and Jews followed the teachings of Jesus - including the concept of resurrection.
There are several examples of this found in ancient resources.books listed below are limited to studies of spirituality and mysticism; see the “Bibliographies of Early Christianity & Patristic Theology” for a more complete listing of books on the Church Fathers, their biographies, theological writings, and historical context.In contemporary society, Christian spirituality is generally defined as a set of beliefs, values, and way of life that reflect the teachings of the Bible, the holy book of Christianity.
Much research has been devoted to this topic, ranging from practical to academic.