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By Anthony Meredith

Gregory of Nyssa offers a concise and obtainable advent to the concept of this early church father with new translations of key decisions of his writings. Anthony Meredith provides a various variety of Gregory's writings:

  • his contribution to the debates of the interval concerning the nature of God in argument with a sort of maximum Arianism
  • his dialogue of the character and paintings of the Holy Ghost, opposed to the so-called 'Spirit fighters'
  • his defence of the humanity of Christ opposed to those that denied it (notably Apollinarius)
  • the nature of destiny and different philosophical issues.

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