Early And Medieval Rituals And Theologies Of Baptism: From The New Testament To The Council Of Trent (Liturgy, Worship And Society Series)

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Early and Medieval Rituals and Theologies of Baptism: From the New Testament to the Council of Trent (Liturgy, Worship and Society Series)

Presenting a comprehensive survey of the historical underpinnings of baptismal liturgies and theologies, Bryan Spinks presents an ecumenically and geographically wide-ranging survey and discussion of contemporary baptismal rites, practice and reflection, and sacramental theology. Writing within a clear chronological framework, Bryan Spinks presents two simultaneous volumes on Baptismal Liturgy and Theology. In the first volume, Early and Medieval Rituals and Theologies of Baptism, Bryan Spinks summarizes the understandings of baptism in the New Testament and the development of baptismal reflection and liturgical rites throughout Syrian, Egyptian, Roman and African regions. He focuses particularly on the Homilies of Chrysostom, Cyril of Jerusalem, Theodore and Ambrose, the post-nicene rites and commentaries, and the impact of medieval theologies of baptism and Augustinian theology with reference to Western understanding. In the second volume, Reformation and Modern Rituals and Theologies of Baptism, Spinks traces developments through the Reformation, liturgies in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and explores important new ecumenical perspectives on developments of twentiethth-century sacramental discussion.

Specifications of Early and Medieval Rituals and Theologies of Baptism: From the New Testament to the Council of Trent (Liturgy, Worship and Society Series)

GENERAL
AuthorBryan D. Spinks
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
EditionNew edition
ISBN-10075461428X
ISBN-139780754614289
PublisherRoutledge
Number Of Pages204
Publication Date2006-06-28
DIMENSIONS
Height9.21 inch.
Length6.14 inch.
Width0.46 inch.
Weight0.71 pounds.

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