em. prof. dr. A. Louth FBA

Gasthoogleraar Oosters-orthodoxe theologie

Aanwezigheid

Maandelijks, gedurende enkele dagen

Onderzoek

  • Byzantine art, iconography and ceremonial
  • Byzantine theology, esp. Maximos the Confessor
  • Orthodox theology and spirituality
  • Patristics, esp. Greek
  • Spirituality and mysticism, esp. Christian

Onderwijs

Maandelijkse colleges Introduction to Orthodox Theology

Selectie boeken

The  Origins  of  the Christian  Mystical  Tradition: from Plato to Denys, pp. xviii + 215 ( Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981. ISBN 0 19 826655 3.  Paperback: 1983.  Japanese translation: 1988; ISBN 3016 271250 6100.  Slovene translation: 1993.  Korean translation: 2001; ISBN 89 419 0122 7. Romanian translation: 2002; ISBN 973 9344 64 X. Second revised edition [with Afterword (2006)]: 2007; ISBN 978-0-19-929140-3)

Discerning the Mystery: an essay on the nature of theology, pp. xiv + 150 (Oxford Clarendon Press, 1983; reprinted 1985. ISBN 0 19 826657 X  Paperback: 1989.  Romanian translation: 1999. ISBN 973 9344 23 2) Denys the Areopagite, pp. x + 134 (London: Geoffrey Chapman, 1989; ISBN 0 225 66538 7; re-issued, Continuum, 2001; ISBN 0 8264 5772 X.  Romanian translation: 1997; ISBN 973 97750 1 2)

The Wilderness of God, pp. x + 166 (London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 1991. ISBN 0 232 51876 9. American edition: Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1997.  Korean translation: 1993. ISBN 89 7236 066 X.  Revised edition: 2003. ISBN 0 232 52497 1)

Maximus the Confessor, pp. x + 230  (London: Routledge, 1996. ISBN 0 415 11845 X)

St John Damascene: Tradition and Originality in Byzantine Theology, pp. xvi + 327 (Oxford Early Christian Studies, Oxford University Press, 2002. ISBN  0-19-925238-6 Paperback: 2004)

Greek East and Latin West: the Church ad 681–1071, The Church in History, vol. III, pp. xviii + 382 + 18 illustrations + 8 maps (Crestwood, NY: St Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-88141-320-5)

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Professor of Patristic and Byzantine Studies, University of Durham: 1998-2010

Reader in Patristics, University of Durham: 1996-1998

Professor of Cultural History, Goldsmiths’ College, University of London: 1992-5

Reader in Religious Studies, Goldsmiths’ College, University of London: 1989-91

Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies, Goldsmiths’ College, University of London: 1985-9

University Lecturer (CUF) in Theology, University of Oxford: 1971-85

Fellow and Tutor in Theology, Worcester College, Oxford: 1970-85 (and Chaplain, 1970-84)

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