Coptic Christology in Practice: Incarnation and Divine Participation in Late Antique and Medieval Egypt (Oxford Early Christian Studies)

Coptic Christology in Practice: Incarnation and Divine Participation in Late Antique and Medieval Egypt (Oxford Early Christian Studies)

Stephen J. Davis


Coptic Christology in Practice forges a brand new direction within the learn of historic and medieval Christology. applying a number of interdisciplinary tools derived from the fields of social background, discourse idea, ritual stories, and the visible arts, Stephen J. Davis demonstrates how Christian id in Egypt was once formed by way of a collection of replicable "christological practices." He hence allows readers to track the attention-grabbing traces of the Coptic church's theological and cultural transition from past due antiquity to Dar al-Islam.

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