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Socrates of Constantinople
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Theresa Urbainczyk
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

The first detailed study of Socrates' history and the context in which he wrote
Church History
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Socrates Scholasticus
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Lulu.com

Books about Church History
Tragedy as Philosophy in the Reformation World
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Russ Leo
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-24 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Tragedy as Philosophy in the Reformation World examines how sixteenth- and seventeenth-century poets, theologians, and humanist critics turned to tragedy to understand providence and agencies human and divine in the crucible of the Reformation. Rejecting familiar assumptions about tragedy, vital figures like Philipp Melanchthon, David Pareus, Lodovico Castelvetro, John Rainolds,
The Ecclesiastical History
Language: en
Pages: 422
Authors: Socrates Scholasticus
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-27 - Publisher:

Socrates of Constantinople (b. c. 380; d. after 439), also known as Socrates Scholasticus, was a 5th-century Christian church historian, a contemporary of Sozomen and Theodoret. He is the author of a Historia Ecclesiastica ("Church History") which covers the history of late ancient Christianity during the years 305 to 439.
Bishops in Flight
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jennifer Barry
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-23 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

A free open access ebook is upon publication. Learn more at www.luminosoa.org. Flight during times of persecution has a long and fraught history in early Christianity. In the third century, bishops who fled were considered cowards or, worse yet, heretics. On the face, flight meant denial of Christ and thus