D. Vincent Twomey & Janet E. Rutherford, eds., “The Holy Spirit in the Fathers of the Church”

D. Vincent Twomey and Janet E. Rutherford, eds., The Holy Spirit in the Fathers of the Church: the proceedings of the seventh International Patristic Conference (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2010)

Book Contents:

Brendan Leahy (St Patrick’s College, Maynooth), The Holy Spirit in the theology of Irenaeus

Janet E. Rutherford, Clement and Origen in context

Juliette Day (Blackfriars Hall, Oxford), Cyril of Jerusalem on the Holy Spirit

Lewis Ayres (U Durham), Didymus the Blind’s de Spiritu Sancto and the development of Nicene pneumatology

Thomas O’Loughlin (U Nottingham), St Augustine on the place of the Holy Spirit in the formation of the Gospels

Finbarr Clancy SJ (Milltown Institute), The Holy Spirit in St Fulgentius of Ruspe’s Ad Moninum

Serafim Seppälä (U Joensuu, Finland), The Holy Spirit in Isaac of Ninevah and East Syrian Mysticism

Andreas Andreopoulos (U Wales Lampeter), The Holy Spirit in the ecclesiology of Photios of Constantinople

Gregory Collins OSB (Glenstal Abbey), Three modern ‘fathers’ on the filioque: good, bad, or indifferent?

Patrick Mullins OCarm (Milltown Institute), The Holy Spirit and the Marian typology of St Ambrose at Vatican II.


D. Vincent Twomey SVD is professor emeritus of moral theology, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth. Janet E. Rutherford is the hon. secretary, Patristic Symposium, Maynooth.


September 10th, 2010 4:20 pm