The Spiritual World of St Isaac

TitleThe Spiritual World of St Isaac
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsAlfeyev, H
PublisherCistercian Publications
ISBN Number9780879077242
KeywordsIsaac of Nineveh, Spirituality

Isaac the Syrian, also called Isaac of Nineveh, lived and wrote during the golden age of Syriac Christian literature" in the seventh century. Cut off by language and politics from the Churches of the Roman Empire and branded "Nestorian the Church of the East produced in isolation a rich theological literature which is only now becoming known to outsiders. Yet over the centuriesand in all parts of Christendom, Isaac's works have been read and recommended as unquestionably orthodox.

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