Homilies on the Song of Songs: Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Richard A. Norris Jr. (Writings from the Greco-Roman World)

Homilies on the Song of Songs: Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Richard A. Norris Jr. (Writings from the Greco-Roman World)

Gregory of Nyssa


Richard A. Norris (1930–2005) used to be one of many nice patristic students of contemporary occasions. Readers who desire to recognize extra approximately Norris as anyone, pupil, and theologian can achieve invaluable insights into him by way of examining the specific factor of Anglican Th eological assessment (90:3) that used to be released in honor of his quite a few contributions (2008). He used to be particularly drawn to the heritage of biblical interpretation, and one of many texts to which he dedicated specific cognizance used to be the music of Songs. A hugely infl uential patristic interpreter of this article used to be Gregory of Nyssa (ca. 335–395 c.e.), whose fi feet een homilies at the track are translated through Norris during this quantity.

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