By John Chrysostom, Pauline Allen
This quantity deals a translation of 16 homilies by way of the main recognized preacher in Christian antiquity, John Chrysostom. those homilies on Paul's letter to the Philippians represent the main complete old surviving remark at the letter in any language. The homilies have a right away and conversational type during which examples from lifestyle abound: childrens, the aged, nutrition, agriculture, seafaring, cash, trade, construction, furnishings, climate, disease, sturdy overall healthiness, animals, and slavery. Friendship subject matters, according to Paul's dating with the church at Philippi, and Christology additionally determine principally 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 historic, homiletical, rhetorical, and liturgical contexts.