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Christianity and classical culture

Charles Norris Cochrane

Christianity and classical culture

a study of thought and action from Augustus to Augustine

by Charles Norris Cochrane

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Published by The Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Christian,
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Charles Norris Cochrane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR170 .C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 523 p. ;
    Number of Pages523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL182539M
    LC Control Numbera 41003817
    OCLC/WorldCa4321802

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The classical world sought to practice politics and understand the world in purely rational terms, but the difficulties of this program were already evident as Christianity Cited by: Now available from Liberty Fund Christianity and Classical Culture is considered one of the great works of scholarship published in the last century.

The theme of Christianity and Classical Culture is the fundamental change in thought and action that occurred from the reign of Augustus to the time of Augustine.4/5. Christianity and Classical Culture: The Metamorphosis of Natural Theology in the Christian Encounter with Hellenism (Gifford Lectures Series) Find all the books Cited by: This book by church historian Jaroslav Pelikan is an e One of the problems of the Protestant Christianity I am associated with is that, by and large, we are unaware of anything that happened prior to the Reformation/5.

"Christianity and Classical Culture is the work of a master. The author's intimate knowledge of the subject is matched by his awareness of the implications of that subject for the broad expanse of Christian thought.

Christianity and Classical Culture is considered one of the great works of scholarship published in the last century. The theme of Christianity and Classical Culture is the fundamental change in thought and action that occurred from the reign of Augustus to the time of Augustine. The classical world sought to practice politics and understand the world in purely rational terms, but the difficulties of this program were already evident as Christianity.

Publisher's Description Now available from Liberty Fund "Christianity and Classical Culture" is considered one of the great works of scholarship published in the last century.

The theme of "Christianity and Classical Culture" is the fundamental change in thought and action that occurred from the reign of Augustus to the time of :   Book Review: Christianity and Classical Culture August 5, by Bob Trube No Comments Christianity and Classical Culture: The Metamorphosis of Natural Theology in the Christian Encounter with Hellenism by Jaroslav Pelikan (Yale University Press, ).Author: Bob Trube.

Culture; 9 Classic Christian Books Worth Revisiting Some of these you've read. Some of them you haven't. All of them are worth re-reading. Posted on Aug Aug ; 5 minute read. Early in the book, she describes how she was brought up in her youth to think of late-antique and medieval Christians as enlightened curators of the classical heritage, diligently copying Author: Tim Whitmarsh.

The author used the lectureship as an opportunity to address, head-on and at length, the perennial issue of the Christian encounter with Hellenism, because that has been the historical matrix for the very idea of 'natural theology.' Christianity and Classical Culture () by Jaroslav PelikanPages:   Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Afro Rhythm Radio Podcast Kitchen Table Tales 🔥 Florida's Emerald Coast Real Estate Podcast with Nathan Abbott Chillout Music (Downtempo Bliss.

Christianity and Classical Culture (Book) Christianity and Classical Culture. Author. Cochrane, Charles Norris. Publisher. Liberty Fund, Inc. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide.

By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Her portrait of classical pagan culture draws heavily on the Golden and Silver Ages, from roughly the second century BC to the second century AD.

But that older world of Ovid and Horace was in ruins by the time of Constantine—and Christianity had. Buy a cheap copy of Christianity and Classical Culture: The book by Jaroslav Pelikan.

Provides an account of the lives and writings of the Cappadocians, showing how they managed to be Greek and Christian at the same time. Pelikan concentrates on four Free shipping over $ Such can be common thoughts when the Christian is faced with encountering the works of antiquity.

But Christians should not shy away from the study of the classics. After all, Christians invented the classical curriculum; it is as much part of the broader Western inheritance as it is specifically part of the Christian inheritance. synopsis of Cochrane's Christianity and Classical Culture Augustus, by uniting virtue and fortune in himself (viii, ), established "the final triumph of creative politics," solving "the problem of the classical commonwealth" (32).

Originally published inChristianity And Classical Culture: A Study Of Thought And Action From Augustus To Augustine by Charles Norris Chochrane () is a thoughtful, insightful, informative examination of the contrast and sometimes clash between the classical era's culture and struggle to understand the world in purely rational terms, and the completely new Cited by: Christianity and Classical Culture: The Metamorphosis of Natural Theology in the Christian Encounter with Hellenism Jaroslav Pelikan Provides an account of the lives and writings of the Cappadocians, showing how they managed to be Greek and Christian at the same time.

Christianity and Classical Culture is considered one of the great works of scholarship published in the last century. The theme of Christianity and Classical Culture is the fundamental change in thought and action that occurred from the /5(55). This handsomely produced book presents Dr Pelikan's Gifford Lectures delivered at Aberdeen in The rather general references to Christianity and Classical Culture' and 'The Christian Encounter with Hellenism' are elucidated in the Preface, p.

ix; in practice it describes the thought of 'the so-called Three Cappadocians, Gregory of Nazianzus, Basil of .Buy Christianity and Classical Culture: A Study of Thought and Action From Augustus to Augustine Reprint, with the Text Rev.

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