St. Athanasius – Discourses Against the Arians (or, alternatively, On the Incarnation of the Word)

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

Primary Sources – Greek

Migne, J. P., ed. In Cursus Completus Patrologiae Graecae. Volume 26. Paris. 1857.
SPU Library: BQ 310 M34 1857 26

Primary Sources – English

St. Athanasius of Alexandria. Select Writings and Letters of Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria. Edited by Archibald Robertson. The Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers, Second Series, Volume 4 (Oxford/New York, 1894; repr. T & T Clark, Edinburgh, 1989).
SPU Library: BQ 354 S44S33 1956- 4

Athanasius of Alexandria. Select Writings and Letters of Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria.
Online: Christian Classic Ethereal Library (http://www.ccel.org/ccel/schaff/npnf204.html) (accessed July 28, 2011). This online volume contains both The Incarnation of the Word and Against the Arians (Orations contra Arianos IV)

St. Athanasius of Alexandria. The Orations of St. Athanasius Against the Arians According to the Benedictine Text. With an account of his life by William Bright. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1873.
SPU Library: BQ 113 O8A2B75O7 1873

St. Athanasius of Alexandria. Orations Against the Arians, Book I. Translated by William G. Rusch. In The Trinitarian Controversy, edited by William G. Rusch, 63-129. Sources of Early Christian Thought Series 1. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1980.
SPU Library: BQ 324 S68E37 1980- 1992 1
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St. Athanasius of Alexandria. Orations Against the Arians, Book III. Translated by R. A. Norris. In The Trinitarian Controversy, edited by R.A. Norris, 26-41. Sources of Early Christian Thought Series 2. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1980.
SPU Library: BQ 324 S68E37 1980- 1992 2
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Primary Sources – Other Languages

St. Athanasius. Discours Contre les Ariens de saint Athanase: version salve et traduction en français. Par A. Valliant. Sofia (Bulgaria): Académie des sciences de Bulgarie, 1954.
SPU Library: BQ 1113 O8C4V2 1954

Secondary Sources

Arnold, Duane W. H. The Early Episcopal Career of Athanasius of Alexandria. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1991.
SPU Library: BQ 1119 A75E27 1991

Arnou, R. “Arius et la doctrine des relations trinitaires.” Gregorianum 14 (1933): 269-272.
SPU Library: Per BQT 2 G5

Bardy, G. “The Arian Crisis.” In The Church in the Christian Roman Empire, edited by J.R. Palanque et al. History of the Church from the Origins to the Present Day Series, Volume 5. London: Burns, Oates & Washbourne, 1949.
SPU Library: BQX 77 H58F45E5 1942- 5

Bardy, G. “Athanase.” Dictionnaire de la spiritualité 1 (Paris, 1937), cols. 1047-1052.
SPU Library: REF BQT 2131 D53V5 1937- 1995 1

Barnes, Timothy, David. Athanasius and Constantius: Theology and Politics in the Constantinian Empire. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2001.
SPU Library: BQ 1119 B27A84 2001

Barnes, W.E. “Arius and Arianism.” Expository Times 46 (1934): 18-24.
SPU Library: PER BQT 4 ZE86 1889- 46

Bebawi, G. “St. Athanasios: The Dynamics of Salvation.” Sobornost 8:2 (1986): 24-41.
SPU Library: Per BX 1 S62- 8

Bienert, Wolfgang. “The Significance of Athanasius of Alexandria For Nicene Orthodoxy.” Irish Theological Quarterly 48 (1981): 181-195.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 I6

Brakke, David. Athanasius and Asceticism. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998.
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Breckenridge, J. “Julian and Athanasius: Two Approaches to Creation and Salvation.” Theology 76 (1973): 73-81.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 T43- 76

Bush, R.W. St. Athanasius: His Life and Times. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1912.
SPU Library: BQ 1119 B88A84 1912

Campbell, T.C. “The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit in the Theology of Athanasius.” Scottish Journal of Theology 27 (1974): 408-440.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 ZS35- 27

Case, Robert A. “Will The Real Athanasius Please Stand Up?” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 19:4 (1976): 283-295.

Christou, P. “Uncreated and Created, Unbegotten and Begotten in the Theology of Athanasius of Alexandria.” Augustinianum 13 (1973): 399-409.
SPU Library: Per B 6 A85- 13
Online: Myriobiblos Library (http://www.myriobiblos.gr/texts/english/christou_crebegot.html) (accessed July 28, 2011)

Christou, P. “Uncreated and Created, Unbegotten and Begotten in the Theology of Athanasius of Alexandria.” Augustinianum 13 (1973): 399-409.
SPU Library: Per B 6 A85- 13

Clarke, F.S. “Lost and Found: Athanasius’ Doctrine of Predestination.” Scottish Journal of Theology 29 (1976): 435-450.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 ZS35- 29

Cross, F.L. The Study of Athanasius. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1945.
SPU Library: BQ 1120 C76S78 1945

Conybeare, F.C. “On the Sources of the Text of S. Athanasius.” Journal of Philology 24 (1896): 285-300.

Coray, Henry. Against the World: The Odyssey of Athanasius. Neerlandia, Alta: Inheritance Publications, 1992.
SPU Library: BQ 1119 C67A42 1992

David, L.D. The First Seven Ecumenical Councils (325-787): Their History and Theology. Theology and Life 21. Wilmington, Delaware: M. Glazier, 1987.
SPU Library: BQT 4 T44L54 1977- 21
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Dragas, George Dion. Athanasiana: Essays in the Theology of Saint Athanasius. London: University of Durham, 1980.
SPU Library: BQ 1120 D72A84 1980

Dragas, George Dion. “The Eternal Son: An Essay in Christology with Special Reference to St. Athanasius.” Abba Salama 9 (1979): 18-54.

Dragas, George Dion. “Holy Spirit and Tradition: The Writings of St. Athanasius.” Sobornost 1:1 (1979): 51-72.
SPU Library: Per BX 1 S62- 1

Dragas, George Dion. “Nature and Grace According to St. Athanasius.” Church and Theology 1 (1980): 513-554.

Dragas, George Dion. “A Note Concerning Athanasius’ Soteriology.” Ekklesiastikos Pharos 61 (1979): 210-220.

Florovsky, George. “The Concept of Creation in Saint Athanasius.” Studia Patristica 6 (1962): 36-57.
SPU Library: BQ 11 I58S68 1957- 6

Galtier, P. “Saint Athanase et l’âme du Christ.” Gegorianum 36 (1955): 553-589.
SPU Library: Per BQT 2 G5- 36

Gaudel, A. “La date des trios discourse contre les Ariens.” Revue des Sciences Religieuses 9 (1929): 524-539.
SPU Library: Per BQT 3 R40- 9

Gaudel, A. “La Théologie de Λογος chez saint Athanase.” Revue des Sciences Religieuses 11 (1931): 1-26.
SPU Library: Per BQT 3 R40- 11

Graber, Rudolph. Athanasius and the Church of Our Time. On the 1600th Anniversary of His Death. Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England: Van Duren, 1974.
SPU Library: BQX 1132.2 G73A84E5 1974

Hanson, R.P.C. “The Arian Doctrine of the Incarnation.” In Arianism, edited by R.C. Gregg, 181-122. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1985.

Hanson, R.P.C. “The Doctrine of the Trinity Achieved in 381.” Scottish Journal of Theology 36 (1983): 41-57.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 ZS35- 36

Hanson, R.P.C. The Search for the Christian Doctrine of God: The Arian Controversy 318-381. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1988.
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Heron, A. “Logos, Image, Son: Some Models and Paradigms in Early Christology.” In Creation, Christ, and Culture: Studies in Honour of T.F. Torrance, edited by R.W.A. McKinney, 43-62. Edinburgh: T. and T. Clark, 1976.
SPU Library: BR 50 T67C74M2 1976

Heron, A. “The Psuedo-Athanasian Works De Trinitate et Spiritu Sancto and De incarnatione et contra Arianos: A Comparison.” In Aksum Thyateira: A Festschrift for Archbishop Methodios of Thyateira and Great Britain. Edited by G.D. Dragas. London: Thyateira House, 1985.
SPU Library: BQX 5876.3 A58D72 1985

Kannengiesser, C. Athanase d’Alexandrie évêque et écrivain: Une lecture des traité “Contre les Ariens.” Théologie Historique 70. Paris: Beauchesne, 1983.
SPU Library: BQ 1119 K36A74 1983

Kannengiesser, C. “The Athanasian Decade 1974-1984: A Bibliographic Report.” Theological Studies 46 (1985): 524-541.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 T10- 46

Kannengiesser, C. “Athanasius of Alexandria and the Foundations of Traditional Christology.” Theological Studies 34 (1973): 103-113.
SPU Library: Per BQT 4 T10- 34

Kannengiesser, C. “Athanasius of Alexandria – Three Orations Against the Arians: A Reappraisal.” Studia Patristica 18 (1982): 981-995.
SPU Library: BQ 11 I58S68 1957- 18

Kannengiesser, C. “Athanasius of Alexandria vs. Arius: ‘The’ Alexandrian Crisis.” In The Roots of Egyptian Christianity, edited by B. Pearson and J. Goehring, 204-215. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1986.
SPU Library: BQX 5481 R66P43 1986

Kannengiesser, C. Arius and Athanasius: Two Alexandrian Theologians. London: Variorum, 1991.
SPU Library: BQ 1083 R7Z6K25A7 1991

Kiefer, James E. Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, Theologian, Doctor.
Online: Biographical Sketches of Memorable Christians of the Past (http://justus.anglican.org/resources/bio/152.html)  (accessed July 28, 2011)

Louth, Andrew. “Athanasius’ Understanding of the Humanity of Christ.” Studia Patristica 16 (1985): 309-318.
SPU Library: BQ 11 I58S68 1957- 16

Meijering, E.P. Orthodoxy and Platonism in Athanasius: Synthesis or Antithesis. Leiden: Brill, 1968.
SPU Library: BQ 1119 M45O78 1968

Nathan, Kwok-Kit. The Spirituality of Athanasius: A Key for Proper Understanding of this Important Church Father. Europäische Hochschulschriften. Reine XXIII, Theologie, 733. Bern: P. Lang, 2001.
SPU Library: BQT 4 E97 1970- 733

Petterson, Alvyn. Athanasius. Harrisburg, PA: Morehouse, 1996.
SPU Library: BQ 119 P48A84 1996

Petterson, Alvyn. “Logos and Son in Origen, Arius, and Athanasius.” Studia Patristica 2 (1957): 282-287.
SPU Library: BQ 11 I58S68 1957- 2

Petterson, Alvyn. “The Questioning Jesus in Athanasius’ Contra Arianos III.” In Arianism, edited by R.C. Gregg, 243-255. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1985.

Richard, M. “Saint Athanase et la psychologie du Christ selon les Ariens.” Mélanges de Science Religieuse 4 (1947): 5-54.
SPU Library: BQT 3 M15- 4

Stead, G.C. “The Freedom of the Will and the Arian Controversy.” In Platonismus et Christentum: Festschrift für Heinrich Dörrie, edited by H.D. Blume and F. Mann. Jahrbuch für Antike und Christentum, supplement volume 10 (1983): 245-257. Münster in Westfalen : Aschendorff, 1983.
SPU Library: BQX 246 D64A5J3E7 1964- 10

Stead, G.C. “The Significance of the Homoousios.” Studia Patristica 3 (1961): 397-412.
SPU Library: BQ 11 I58S68 1957- 3

Torrance, T.F. “The Hermeneutics of Saint Athanasius.” Ecclesiastikos Pharo Alexandreias 52 (1970): 446-468.

Tsirpanlis, C.N. “Aspects of Athanasian Soteriology.” Κληρονομια 8 (1976): 61-76.

Young, Frances M. From Nicaea to Chalcedon: A Guide to the Literature and Its Background. London: SCM Press, 1983.
SPU Library: BQT 54 Y68F76 1983
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Encylopedic References

Catholic Encyclopedia (1907), s.v. “Athanasius.”
Online: New Advent (http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02035a.htm) (accessed July 28, 2011)

 

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