By Andrew Radde-Gallwitz
“For a long time, Basil’s proposal used to be overshadowed through the attractiveness of his brother, Gregory of Nyssa. yet in recent times a brand new iteration of scholarship—Völker Drecoll, Mark DelCogliano, Philip Rousseau, and Andrew Radde-Gallwtiz—has proven us anew the facility of Basil as theologian . . . This concise and stylish dialogue bargains us the easiest brief creation to Basil to be had in any language.”
—Lewis Ayres, Bede Professor of Catholic Theology at Durham University
“Basil of Caesarea’s presents as church flesh presser and monastic founder have attracted a lot recognition in contemporary scholarly literature, notwithstanding his value as a philosopher and theologian were overlooked in want of his more youthful brother, Gregory of Nyssa. during this basically written e-book, Andrew Radde-Gallwitz is helping us see Basil’s brilliance as a theologian. Basil of Caesarea establishes Radde-Gallwitz as one of many best students of Christian overdue antiquity.”
—Andrew Louth, Professor Emeritus of Patristic and Byzantine reviews at Durham collage
Andrew Radde-Gallwitz is Assistant Professor of Theology at Loyola collage Chicago. he's the writer of Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa, and the Transformation of Divine Simplicity (Oxford college Press, 2009).
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