St. Maximus the Confessor – Two Centuries on Theology

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

Primary Resources: Greek

Migne, J. P., ed. Cursus Completus Patrologiae Graecae. Volume 90. Paris. 1857.
SPU Library: BQ 310 M34 1857- 90

Primary Resources: English

Maximos Confessor, St. “Two Hundred Texts on Theology and the Incarnate Dispensation of the Son of God.” In The Philokalia. The Complete Text. Volume 2, compiled by St. Nikodimos of the Holy Mountain and St. Makarios of Corinth, translated by G.E.H. Palmer with Philip Sherrard and Kallistos Ware, 114-163. London: Faber & Faber, 1981.
SPU Library: BQ 617 P45E5P2 1983- 1-2

Maximos Confessor, St. “Chapters on Knowledge.” In Maximus Confessor: Selected Writings, translated by George C. Berthold, 127-170. London: SPCK, 1985.
SPU Library: BQ 1614 A45E5B47M2 1985

Selections from the Chapters on Knowledge.
Online: Monachos (http://www.monachos.net/content/patristics/patristictexts/184) (accessed July 28, 2011).

Primary Resources: French

Maxime le Confesseur. Centuries sur l’amour ; Centuries sur la théologie et l’économie de l’incarnation du Fils de Dieu ; Brève interprétation de la prière du ‘Notre Père.’ Introduction et traduction par Jacques Touraille. Bégrolles-en-Mauges, France: Abbaye de Bellefontaine, 1985.
SPU Library: BQ 617 P45F7B6 1979- 1991 6-8

Secondary Sources

Andreopoulos, Andreas. “Eschatology and final restoration (apokatastasis) in Origen, Gregory of Nyssa and Maximos the Confessor.”
Online: Fishgate (http://secondquarterwail.blogspot.com/2009/01/eschatology-and-final-restoration.html) (accessed July 28, 2011)

Balthasar, Hans Urs von. Kosmische Liturgie: das Weltbild Maximus’ des Bekenners. Einsiedeln: Johannes-Verlag, 1961.
SPU Library: BQ 7405 A48K68 1961

Balthasar, Hans Urs von. Liturgie Cosmique: Maxime le Confesseur. Translated by L. Lhaumet and H.A. Prentout. Paris : Aubier, 1947.
SPU Library: BQ 7405 A48K68L4 1947

Berthold, G. “The Cappadocian Roots of Maximus Confessor.” In Maximus confessor : actes du Symposium sur Maxime le Confesseur, Fribourg, 2-5 septembre 1980, edited by Felix Heinzer and Christoph Schönborn, 51-59. Fribourg, Suisse: Éditions universitaires, 1982.
SPU Library: BQ 25 P37B45 1947- 27

Bronwen Neil, “The Blessed Passion of Holy Love”: Maximus the Confessor’s Spiritual Psychology.
Online: Australian E-Journal of Theology (http://www.medievalists.net/2011/02/25/%E2%80%9Cthe-blessed-passion-of-holy-love%E2%80%9D-maximus-the-confessors-spiritual-psychology) (accessed July 28,2011)

Christou, Panayiotis. “Maximos Confessor on the Infinity of Man.” In Maximus confessor: actes du Symposium sur Maxime le Confesseur, Fribourg, 2-5 septembre 1980. Edited by Felix Heinzer and Christoph Schönborn. Fribourg, Suisse: Éditions universitaires, 1982.
Online: Myriobiblios Library (http://www.myriobiblos.gr/texts/english/christou_maxim.html) (accessed July 28, 2011).

Dalmais, I. H. “La Théorie des Logoi des créatures Chez Saint Maxime le Confesseur.” Revue des Sciences Philosophiques et Théologie 36 (1952): 244-249.

Dalmais, I. H. “L’anthropologie Spirituelle se Saint Maxime le Confesseur.” Recherches et Débats 36 (1961): 202-211.
SPU Library: PER B 2 R35 – 36

Geanakoplos, D.J. “Some Ascpects of the Influence of the Byzantine Maximos the Confessor on the Theology of East and West.” Church History 38 (1969): 150-163.
SPU Library: PER BX 1 C58 1932

Heinzer, Felix and Christoph Schönborn, eds. Maximus confessor : actes du Symposium sur Maxime le Confesseur, Fribourg, 2-5 septembre 1980. Fribourg, Suisse: Éditions universitaires, 1982.
SPU Library: BQ 25 P37B45 1947- 27

Louth, Andrew. “St. Gregory the Theologian and St. Maximus the Confessor: the Shaping of Tradition.” In The Making and Remaking of Christian Doctrine: Essays in Honour of Maurice Wiles, edited by S. Coakley and D.A. Pailin, 117-130. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993.
SPU Library: BR 50 W55M25C6 1993

Louth, Andrew. “St. Denys the Areopagite and St. Maximus the Confessor: a Question of Influence.” Studia Patristica 27 (1993): 166-174.
SPU Library: BQ 25 T48G43

Marion, J. L. “Les deux volontés du Christ selon Saint Maxime le Confesseur.” Résurrection 41 (1973): 42-46.Madden, OCD, Nicholas. “Composite Hypostasis in Maximus Confessor.” Studia Patristica 27 (1991): 175-197.
SPU Library: BQ 25 T48G43

Michaud, E. “Saint Maxime le Confesseur et l’apocatastase.” Revue Internationale de Théologie 10(1902) : 257-272.

Montmasson, E. “La doctrine de l’apatheia d’après s. Maxime.” Echos d’Orient 14 (1911): 36-41.

Moore, Edward. “The Christian Neoplatonism of St. Maximus the Confessor.” Quodlibet Journal Volume 6:3 (July-September 2004).
Online: (http://www.quodlibet.net/articles/moore-maximus.shtml) (accessed July 28, 2011).

Nichols, Aidan. Byzantine Gospel: Maximus the Confessor in Modern Scholarship. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1993.
SPU Library: BQ 1614 Z6N53B9 1993

Pelikan, J. “The Place of Maximus Confessor in the History of Christian Thought.” In Maximus confessor : actes du Symposium sur Maxime le Confesseur, Fribourg, 2-5 septembre 1980, edited by Felix Heinzer and Christoph Schönborn, 387-402. Fribourg, Suisse: Éditions universitaires, 1982.
SPU Library: BQ 25 P37B45 1947- 27Le Monde et l”eglise selon Maxime le Confesseur

Riou, A. . Paris: Beauchesne, 1973.
SPU Library: BQ 1614 Z6R56M6 1973

Sherwood, P. An Annotated Date-List of the Works of Maximus the Confessor. Studia Anselmiana, 30. Rome: Herder, 1952.
SPU Library: BQ 25 S88A58 1933- 30

Sherwood, P. “Survey of Recent Work on Maximus the Confessor.” Traditio 20 (1964): 428, 437.
SPU Library: PER D 111 T25 1943

Steenberg, M.C. “The Free Will of Christ in Maximus the Confessor: The Soteriological Need for Reciprocity.”
Online: Monachos (http://www.monachos.net/content/patristics/studies-fathers/66-maximos-the-confessor-on-the-free-will-of-christ) (accessed July 28, 2011).

Encyclopedic References

  1. Catholic Encyclopedia (1911), s.v. “St. Maximus of Constantinople.”
    Online: New Advent Website. (http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/10078b.htm) (accessed July 28, 2011).

 

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