Asceticism and Christological Controversy in Fifth-Century Palestine: The Career of Peter the Iberian (Oxford Early Christian Studies)

Asceticism and Christological Controversy in Fifth-Century Palestine: The Career of Peter the Iberian (Oxford Early Christian Studies)

Cornelia B. Horn


Cornelia Horn examines and reconstructs the anti-Chalcedonian move in Palestine at the foundation of 1 of its most vital witnesses, the fifth-century Life of Peter the Iberian through John Rufus. She makes use of textual in addition to archaeological information to reconstruct the background of Peter the Iberian and his major function within the early anti-Chalcedonian Church in addition to the improvement of theological rules and their reference to Palestinian asceticism.

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