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This quantity deals a translation of 16 homilies by way of the main well-known preacher in Christian antiquity, John Chrysostom. those homilies on Paul s letter to the Philippians represent the main finished old surviving remark at the letter in any language. The homilies have a right away and conversational kind during which examples from way of life abound: teenagers, the aged, nutrients, agriculture, seafaring, cash, trade, construction, furnishings, climate, ailment, solid well-being, animals, and slavery. Friendship issues, in line with Paul s dating with the church at Philippi, and Christology additionally determine mostly in those homilies. This quantity, with Greek textual content and English translation on dealing with pages, situates Chrysostom s homilies on Paul s letter to the Philippians of their old, homiletical, rhetorical, and liturgical contexts.

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