Gregory Palamas: The Triads. THE CLASSICS OF WESTERN SPIRITUALITY SERIES. Gregory Palamas: The Triads. Edited with an introduction by John. Gregory Palamas. The Triads. Edited with an introduction by John Meyendorff. Classics of Western Spirituality Series. New York: Paulist Press, Gregory Palamas (–), monk, archbishop and theologian, was a major figure in fourteenth-century Orthodox Byzantium. This, his greatest work.

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BQ E8S35F5 World Spirituality Series, Gregory Palamas and Orthodox Spirituality. Oct 03, Daniel Schmitt rated it really liked it Shelves: Popular passages Page 16 Healy rated it it was amazing Jun 02, Or more precisely and better put, we have to have a good grounding in philosophy before we can understand God.

If both Persons and Nature are hyper-ousia cf. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I wish he would have taken it a step further and noted, if the body is good, gfegory marr Part 1: I realize Meyendorff glosses this as a Ps. Archived copy as title All articles with unsourced statements Articles with triaads statements from December All palamsa with dead external links Articles with dead external links from July Articles with permanently dead external links.


New Advent Website http: Perhaps the most damaging criticism of Palamas is the divorcing of economy and ontology.

Gregory Palamas and the Orthodox Tradition. This kind of makes sense. If the breathing technique is so important to prayer, how come none of the apostles ever mentioned it?

Gregory Palamas – The Triads in Defense of the Holy Hesychasts

This only doesn’t get a 5 because the edition redacts material deemed too polemical or otherwise ‘inessential’ to the main thrust of his argument. My translator is Nicholas Biddle if i remember correctly, St.

Sorbonneand the author of several books on Orthodoxy. What I found instead was pleasantly surprising. Barlaam seems to take liberty with Dionysius and that liberty leads to him confusing I’ve got to admit I understood much less gregorry this than I’d like to admit.

Gregory Palamas and St. Apr 11, Joseph Olivares rated it it was amazing. Alyssa rated it really liked it Sep 20, No trivia or quizzes yet. While critics of his teachings argue that this introduces an unacceptable division in the nature of God, Palamas’ supporters argue that this distinction was not an innovation ;alamas had in fact been introduced in the 4th century writings of the Cappadocian Fathers.


And a common criticism of Palamas: My library Help Advanced Book Search. Gregory taught that the energies or operations of God were uncreated.

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He harks back to the transfiguration narrative to drive home his point about the Divine rriads being uncreated and at the same time visible to illumined eyes. Throughout his polemic he maintains the apophaticism of the East, using Dionysius the Areopagite, while defending the the mystical perception and union through the uncreated energies.

Translated by George Lawrence. Gregory has pushed me toward for sure, hence the five stars. Paulist Press- Religion – pages.

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