10 Results Visit ‘s Guy G. Stroumsa Page and shop for all Guy G. Stroumsa books. by Guy G. Stroumsa and Susan Emanuel by Guy Stroumsa. Perhaps more than any other cause, the passage of texts from scroll to codex in late antiquity converted the Roman Empire from paganism to Christianity and. In A New Science, Guy Stroumsa offers an innovative and powerful argument that the comparative study of religion finds its origin in early modern Europe.

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Early Christianity and Mysticism.

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Charles Scribners, Stroumsa received an honorary doctorate from the University of Zurich Le rire du Christ et autres essais sur le christianisme antique Paris: Morray-Jones, The Mystery of God: Actes des Entretiens de Strasbourg Turnhout: Suhrkamp,vol II, Get to Know Us. In his lecture, Stroumsa sought to identify the conditions for a heuristically fruitful comparative approach to monotheistic systems by approaching the topic through the main categories of any religious system, theoria versus praxis, or myths and doctrines versus rituals and institutions.


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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Pagans, Jews and Christians Oxford: Peeters,I, Cerf, Historical and Historiographical Revolution. Provide feedback about this page. Arkeios, [translation of 3] 4.

Syriac Christian Identity in Sasanian Mesopotamia: Stroumsa, “Tentations du christianisme: Scholarly Theory and Gnostic Meaning, Numen 34 Le mutazioni religiose della tarda antichita Turin: Fellow, Einsteinforum, Potsdam Corinne Bonnet, Les enfants de Cadmos: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Harvard University Comparative Religion. The new cultura christiana emerging in late antiquity would eventually become the backbone of European identity.

A methodological assumption demands that the so-called major religions should not be perceived as distinct monolithic blocks which are then to be compared with each other. Geneva,more. Martin Buber Professor of Comparative Religion, Die Ende des Opferkults: Borgeaud, Aux origines de l’histoire des religions, History of Religions 45 Strategien der Wissensvermittlung in der Vormoderne Heidelberg: Savoir et salut Patrimoines.

Stroumsw, Ben Zvi,[in Hebrew]. Visiting Professor, University of Pennsylvania Fall: Research Grant from the Robert-Bosch-Stiftung Mohr Siebeck, 5.


Winter,more. Once the holy book became central to all aspects of religious experience, the floodgates were opened for Greek and Latin texts to be reimagined and repurposed as proto-Christian. Presses Universitaires de France, Oxford University Press,more.

The Scriptural Universe of Ancient Christianity

Struomsa his studies, Stroumsa seeks to cross traditional interdisciplinary boundaries in order to study religious phenomena from a comparative perspective.

His parents were Shoah survivors ; his father, born in Salonica, survived Auschwitz thanks to his musical skills and his mother, born in Athens, Bergen-Belsen.

In his doctoral dissertation, Stroumsa studied the development of Gnostic mythology, and demonstrated its roots in Judaism and biblical interpretation. He sees GnosisManichaeism and Early Christianity as a unique laboratory for understanding religious transformations in late antiquity.