Three Treatises on the Divine Images

Written By Saint John (of Damascus)
Three Treatises on the Divine Images
  • Publsiher : St Vladimir's Seminary Press
  • Release : 23 June 2021
  • ISBN : 9780881412451
  • Pages : 163 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Three Treatises on the Divine Images written by Saint John (of Damascus) which was release on 23 June 2021, this book published by St Vladimir's Seminary Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: In AD 726, the Byzantine emperor ordered the destruction of all icons, or religious images, throughout the empire, and icons were subject to an imperial ban that was to last, with a brief remission, until AD 843. A defender of icons, St John of Damascus wrote three treatises against "those who attack the holy images." He differentiates between the veneration of icons, which is a matter of expressing honor, and idolatry, which is offering worship to something other than God.

Three Treatises on the Divine Images

Three Treatises on the Divine Images
  • Author : Saint John (of Damascus),St. John of Damascus
  • Publisher : St Vladimir's Seminary Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 163
  • ISBN : 9780881412451
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Summary : In AD 726, the Byzantine emperor ordered the destruction of all icons, or religious images, throughout the empire, and icons were subject to an imperial ban that was to last, with a brief remission, until AD 843. A defender of icons, St John of Damascus wrote three treatises against "those who attack ...

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  • Release Date : 1977
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : St. John Of Damascus
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2010-01-23
  • Total pages : 76
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Summary : Saint John of Damascus(c. 676 - 4 December 749) was an Arab Christian monk and priest. Born and raised in Damascus, he died at his monastery, Mar Saba, near Jerusalem. A polymath whose fields of interest and contribution included law, theology, philosophy, and music, before being ordained, he served as a Chief ...

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