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St. Peter Chrysologus selected sermons by Peter Chrysologus, Saint, Archbishop of Ravenna

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington,D.C .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by William B. Palardy. Vol.3.
SeriesThe Fathers of the Church Seriesvv.110
ContributionsPalardy, William B.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,372 p. ;
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22154461M
ISBN 100813201101

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Apr 24,  · Peter Chrysologus is one of my favorite Fathers of the Church. His homilies are brief, eloquent, and profound. He keeps his homilies short, seemingly, as to not loose the listener's attention (these were originally proclaimed from the pulpit). Peter tends to repeat important ideas in different words to drive his point home.5/5(2). He is The Bread sown in the virgin, leavened in the Flesh, molded in His Passion, baked in the furnace of the Sepulchre, placed in the Churches, and set upon the Altars, which daily supplies Heavenly Food to . Apr 01,  · St. Peter Chrysologus book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This volume is the third in the Fathers of the Church series to make 4/5. In , the "Fathers of the Church" series published selected sermons of St. Peter Chrysologus (ca. ), Archbishop of Ravenna and Doctor of the Church, making thirty percent of .

Oct 24,  · That great preacher and doctor of the Church Saint Peter Chrysologus was given the title “Chrysologus” (Greek for “Golden Word”) on account of his magnificent preaching. Here’s something to think about. Chrysologus was one of the greatest preachers of the Latin Church; however, scholars have timed his sermons and they were often only about 5 . Sep 23,  · I’d heard that St. Peter Chrysologus was known for his outstanding homilies. I read one in the Magnificat, which was really good. What I’d like to know is where to find the other ones. Saint Peter Chrysologus’ Story. A man who vigorously pursues a goal may produce results far beyond his expectations and his intentions. Thus it was with Peter ” of the Golden Words,” as he was called, who as a young man became bishop of Ravenna, the capital of the empire in the vanbuskirkphotos.com: Franciscan Media. (source: Nielsen Book Data) This volume is the third in the Fathers of the Church series to make available selected sermons of St. Peter Chrysologus (ca. ), Archbishop of Ravenna and Doctor of the Church. With its publication, all of the authentic sermons of Chrysologus are now available in English.

Few details of St. Peter Chrysologus' biography are known. He was born in the Italian town of Imola in either the late fourth or early fifth century, but sources differ as to whether this occurred. While it may seem like it took a long—a very long!—time for St. Peter Chrysologus to get his due with the title of “Doctor of the Church” His latest book is Now Chiefly Poetical. This volume is the third in the Fathers of the Church series to make available selected sermons of St. Peter Chrysologus (ca. ), Archbishop of Ravenna and Doctor of the Church. With its publication, all of the authentic sermons of Chrysologus are now available in English. A gifted homilist, Chrysologus manifested great reverence for the Scriptures as divine communication and made them. St. Peter Chrysologus. The feast day of St. Peter Chrysologus is celebrated on July Peter was born around the year in the small town of Imola, Italy. He studied theology and was ordained a deacon by Bishop Cornelius. Bishop Cornelius was the local bishop of Imola and had also baptized him.