Tuesdays, 10.30-12.15, room 11


Exam themes 

Gregory of Nyssa developed what can be called a mystical theology of the human person created for and called to an ever-deeper immersion in the divine life. His theology is shaped by the thought of Origen and the Trinitarian debates of the late fourth century.

Texts for the course: Gregory of Nyssa, Life of Moses, trans. Abraham Malherbe (Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 1978); Gregory of Nyssa, Ascetical Works, trans. Virginia Woods Callahan (Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 1999); Anthony Meredith, Gregory of Nyssa (London: Routledge, 1999).