The Coptic Christian Heritage: History, Faith and Culture (BOK)

Lois M. Farag

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This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the heritage of Coptic Christians. The contributors combine academic expertise with intimate and practical knowledge of the Coptic Orthodox Church and Coptic heritage. The chapters explore historical, cultural, literary and material aspects, including: the history of Christianity in Egypt, from the pre-Christian era to the modern day Coptic religious culture: theology, monasticism, spirituality, liturgy and music the Coptic language, linguistic expressions of the Coptic heritage and literary production in Greek, Coptic and Arabic . material culture and artistic expression of the Copts: from icons, mosaics and frescos to manuscript illuminations, woodwork and textiles. Students will find The Coptic Christian Heritage an invaluable introduction, whilst scholars will find its breadth provides a helpful context for specialised research.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2013 Forfatter Lois M. Farag
Forlag
Taylor & Francis
ISBN 9780415781022
Antall sider 296 Dimensjoner 15,6cm x 23,4cm x 1,8cm
Vekt 544 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form History of religion, Orthodox & Oriental Churches

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