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the writings of the early Church Fathers

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the study of the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Church Fathers

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Our patrology, hagiography, liturgy, hymnology, homelitics, exegesis and other domains display a rich and broad diversity of profound theological reflection.
16) Canon 621 states that "the special character of the Eastern Churches is to be taken into account, so that the biblical and liturgical emphasis as well as the traditions of each Church sui iuris in patrology, hagiography, and even iconography are highlighted in conveying the catechesis" (The Holy See, Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches (Latin-English edition), tr.
Insights into Christology, ecclesiology, patrology, and, indirectly, ecumenism are apparent, but the pride of place goes to the development of doctrine.
Nineteenth-century Russian patristic studies depended upon Western sources: most books translated into Russian had been published in the original language in the West, principally in Migne's monumental Patrology.
Eventually, the complete text was reprinted in what is known as the "Lu edition," based on the Sung Daoist Patrology (1552), and the "Tang edition," based on the Ming Daoist Patrology (1553).
PLACE: Lebh Shomea House of Prayer, Sarita, TX TIME: Year-round DESCRIPTION: Uniquely situated in the south Texas desert, Lebh Shomea is a contemplative-eremitical House of Prayer emphasizing silence, solitude, prayer and the study of Spiritual Direction, Scripture, Patrology, Masters of Eastern and Western Christian Spirituality.
Vincent is little noted, for example, in a recent handbook of patrology (soon to appear in English): Hubertus R.
His works occupy volumes 22-30 of Migne's Latin Patrology.
Quasten, Patrology (Westminster: Christian Classics, 1983) 3.