ISBN-10:
0300165218
ISBN-13:
9780300165210
Pub. Date:
05/25/2010
Publisher:
Yale University Press
On the Life of Christ: Chanted Sermons by the Great Sixth Century Poet and Singer St. Romanos

On the Life of Christ: Chanted Sermons by the Great Sixth Century Poet and Singer St. Romanos

by Saint Romanos, Ephrem LashSaint Romanos

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Overview


Romanos the Melodist established the kontakion or chanted sermon as the poetic voice of the Byzantine Church in the sixth century. These selected kontakia retell and explore the key events in the life of Jesus Christ.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780300165210
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 05/25/2010
Series: Sacred Literature Trust Series
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 713,248
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author



Archimandrite Ephrem Lash has written widely on liturgy and the Bible, and has translated and commented on the principal liturgical texts of the Greek Orthodox Church.

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