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Gregory the Great ascetic, pastor, and first man of Rome [electronic resource] /

Demacopoulos, George E.

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Main Author: Demacopoulos, George E.
Other Names: Muse, Project.
Published: [S.l.] : University of notre dame press, 2015.
Topics: RELIGION - Christian Church - History. | RELIGION - Christianity - History. | Christianity. | Religion. | Philosophy & Religion. | Gregory I, Pope, approximately 540-604. | Gregor I. Papst 542-604
Genres: Electronic book. | Electronic books. | Electronic books. | Biografie.
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Part 1. gregory as ascetic theologian -- a theology of asceticism -- fall, redemption, and the ascetic's filter -- ecclesiology and the rhetoric of episcopal equality -- some mystical attributes of gregory's ascetic theology -- part 2. gregory as pastoral theologian -- the importance of spiritual leadership -- the recruitment of leaders -- the tasks of the spiritual leader -- the impediments to effective leadership -- part 3. gregory as "first man" of rome -- the rome of gregory's imagination -- ever the praefect: gregory's "secular" responsibilities -- gregory's ascetic program and its opponents -- prefect of the roman church -- spreading christianity beyond the roman world -- the steward of peter's tomb -- conclusion: the apostolic steward.

Table of Contents for: Gregory the Great ascetic, pastor, and f