Gregory Palamas – The Triads in Defense of the Holy Hesychasts

THO 6382 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology (Winter 2016 – Rev. Dr. Andriy Chirovsky)

Primary Resources: Greek

Gregory Palamas. ΕΚ ΤΩΝ ΤΟΥ ΑΥΙΟΥ ΑΟΓΩΝ ΥΠΕΡ ΤΩΝ ΙΕΡΩΣ ΗΣΥΧΑΖΟΝΤΩΝ. In Cursus Completus Patrologiae Graecae. Volume 150. Edited by J. P. Migne. Paris. 1857. (Text available in Greek and Latin)
SPU Library: BQ 310 M34 1857- 150

Primary Resources: English

Gregory Palamas. The Triads. Edited with an introduction by John Meyendorff. Classics of Western Spirituality Series. New York: Paulist Press, 1983.
SPU Library: BQ 1931 A4T75G4 1983

Primary Resources: French

Grégoire Palamas. Défense des Saints Hésychastes. Introduction, texte critiques, traduction et notes par Jean Meyendorff. Spicilegium Sacrum Lovaniese, 30 and 31. Louvain: Spicilegium Sacrum Lovaniese Administration, 1959. (Text available in Greek and French)
SPU Library: BQ 25 S65L68 1922- 30,31

Secondary Sources

Anastasiou, Ioannes E. “The Social Teaching of Saint Gregory Palamas.” Greek Orthodox Theological Review 32 (1987): 179-190.
SPU Library: PER BX 1 G64

Anastos, Thomas L. “Gregory Palamas’ Radicalization of the Essence, Energies, and Hypostasis Model of God.” Greek Orthodox Theological Review 38 (1993): 335-349.
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Auxentios, Bishop. “The Humanist Quest for a Unity of Knowledge and the Orthodox Metaphysics of Light: A Corrective to Father John Meyendorff’s Understanding of the Theology of St. Gregory Palamas.” Patristic and Byzantine Review 18-19 (2000-2001): 79-91.
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Barrois, Georges A. “Palamism Revisited.” St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 19 (1975): 211-231.
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Chrysostomos (Bishop of Etna). “St. Gregory Palamas and the Spirit of Humanism: His Views on Tolerance, Human Dignity and the Human Body.” Patristic and Byzantine Review 12 (1993): 33-45.
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Chrysostomos, Archimandrite and Hieromonk Auxentios. “St. Gregory Palamas on the Hesychasts.” Diakonia 15 (1980): 220-228.
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Coffey, David. “The Palamite Doctrine of God: A New Perspective.” St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 32 (1988): 329-358.
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Contos, Leonidas C. “Essence-Energies Structure of Saint Gregory Palamas with a Brief Examination of Its Patristic Foundation.” Greek Orthodox Theological Review 12 (1967): 283-294.
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Damian, Theodore. “A Few Considerations on the Uncreated Energies in St Gregory Palamas’ Theology and His Continuity with the Patristic Tradition.” Patristic and Byzantine Review 15 (1996-1997): 101-112.
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Every, George. “Palamism Today.” Eastern Churches Review 9 (1977): 1-71.
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Fahey, Micahel A. and John Meyendorff. Trinitarian Theology East and West: St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Gregory Palamas. Brookline MA: Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 1977.
SPU Library: BQT 571 F34T75 1977

Flogaus, Reinhard. “Palamas and Barlaam Revisited: A Reassessment of East and West in the Hesychast Controversy of 14th Century Byzantium.” St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 42 (1998): 1-32.
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Florovsky, Georges. “St. Gregory Palamas and the Tradition of the Fathers.” Sobornost 4 (1961): 165-176.
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Florovsky, Georges. “St. Gregory Palamas and the Tradition of the Fathers.” Sobornost 4 (1961): 165-176.
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Golitzin, Alexander. “Dionysius the Areopagite in the Works of Gregory Palamas: On the Question of a “Christological Corrective” and Related Matters.” St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 46 (2002): 163-190.
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Hillis, Gregory K. “To Be Transformed by a Vision of Uncreated Light: A Survey on the Influence of the Existential Spirituality of Hesychasm on Eastern Orthodox History.”
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Hester, David. “St. Gregory Palamas – defender of Orthodoxy.” Diakonia 15 (1980): 174-184.
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Krivocheine, Basile. The Ascetic and Theological Teaching of Gregory Palamas. London: GEJ Coldwell, 1938.
SPU Library: BQ 1931 A4Z6K75A8 1938

Lison, Jacques. “La Divinisation Selon Grégoire Palamas: Un sommet de la Théologie Orthodoxe.” Irénikon 67 (1994): 59-70.
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Lison, Jacques. “L’énergie des Trois Hypostases Divines selon Grégoire Palamas.” Science et Esprit 44 (1992): 67-77.
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Maloney, George. A Theology of Uncreated Energies. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 1979.
SPU Library: BQT 4 P47M37 1969- 10

Maloney, George. Uncreated Energy: A Journey into the Authentic Sources of Christian Faith. Amity, New York: Amity House, 1987.
SPU Library: BQT 19 M25T44 1987

Mantzarides, Georgios I. The Deification of Man: St. Gregory Palamas and the Orthodox Tradition. Translated by Liadain Sherrard. Crestwood, New York: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1984.
SPU Library: BQX 5803 C65G74 1984

Mantzarides, Georgios I. “Spiritual life in Palamism.” In Christian Spirituality: High Middle Ages and Reformation, edited by Jill Raitt in collaboration with Bernard McGinn and John Meyendorff, 208-222. World Spirituality Series, 17. New York: Crossroad, 1987.
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Mantzarides, Georgios I. “Tradition and Renewal in the Theology of Saint Gregory Palamas.” Eastern Churches Review 9 (1977): 1-18.
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Meyendorff, John. “Doctrine of Grace in St Gregory Palamas.” St. Vladimir’s Seminary Quarterly 2 (1954): 17-26.
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Meyendorff, John. “Mount Athos in the Fourteenth Century: Spiritual and Intellectual Legacy.” Dumbarton Oaks Papers 42 (1988): 157-165.
SPU Library: PER BQX 402 D96 1941

Meyendorff, John. St. Gregory Palamas and Orthodox Spirituality. Scarsdale, New York: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1974.
SPU Library: BQ 1925 E8S35F5 1974

Meyendorff, John. A Study of Gregory Palamas. Translated by George Lawrence. London: Faith Press, 1964.
SPU Library: BQ 1925 E8I58L3 1964

Panayiotis, Christou. “Double Knowledge According to Gregory Palamas.”
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Panayiotis, Christou. “The Teaching of Gregory Palamas on Man.”
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Papademetriou, George C. “The Human Body According to Saint Gregory Palamas.” Greek Orthodox Theological Review 34 (1989): 1-9.
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Papademetriou, George C. Introduction to Saint Gregory Palamas. New York: Philosophical Library, 1973.
SPU Library: BQ 1931 A4Z6P36I5 1973

Papademetriou, George C. “The Teaching of Gregory Palamas on God.” In Byzantine Ecclesiastical Personalities, edited by Nomikos Michael Vaporis, 89-105. Brookline, MA: Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 1975.
SPU Library: BQX 5804 B99F45 1974

Patacsi, Gabriel. “Palamism before Palamas.” Eastern Churches Review 9 (1977): 64-71.
SPU Library: PER BQX 5402 1966-1978

Rexine, John E. “Introduction to Saint Gregory Palamas.” Greek Orthodox Theological Review 19 (1974): 81.
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Romanides, John S. “Notes on the Palamite Controversy and Related Topics.” Greek Orthodox Theological Review 9 (1963-1964): 225-270.
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Rossum, Joost van. “Deification in Palamas and Aquinas.” St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 47 (2003): 365-382.
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Rossum, Joost van. “The lógoi of Creation and the Divine ‘Energies’ in Maximus the Confessor and Gregory Palamas.” In Studia Patristica 27, 213-217. Louvain: Peeters, 1993.
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Russo, Gerry. “Rahner and Palamas: A Unity of Grace.” St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 32 (1988): 157-180.
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Sherwood, Polycarp. “Debate on Palamism: Reflections on Reading Lossky’s The Vision of God.” St. Vladimir’s Seminary Quarterly 10 (1966): 195-203.
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Steenberg, M.C. “Knowledge, Prayer, Vision: Three Foundational Aspects of the Theology of St. Gregory Palamas.”
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Steenberg, M.C. “St. Gregory Palamas: An Historical Overview.”
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Steenberg, M.C. “Appendix to St. Gregory Palamas: An Historical Overview.”
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Thomas, Stephen. “Are St.Gregory Palamas and St.Thomas Aquinas Cnsistent with One Another After All?” Sourozh 85 (2001): 1-21.

“Triads (Gregory Palamas)” Wikipedia article. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triads_%28Gregory_Palamas%29

Tsirpanlis, Constantine N. “Epistemology, Theognosis, the Trinity and Grace in St. Gregory Palamas.” Patristic and Byzantine Review 13 (1994): 5-27.
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Ware, Kallistos. “Debate About Palamism.” Eastern Churches Review 9 (1977): 45-63.
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Ware, Kallistos. “St Maximos of Kapsokalyvia and Fourteenth-Century Athonite Hesychasm.” In Kathegetria. Essays Presented to Joan Hussey for her 80th Birthday. Edited by Julian Chrysostomides. Camberley: Porphyrogenitus, 1988.
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Williams, Rowan. “Philosophical Structures of Palamism.” Eastern Churches Review 9 (1977): 27-44.
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Encyclopedic References

Catholic Encyclopedia (1911), s.v. “Hesychasm.”
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