This spiritual worldly vision of St. Ephrem the Syrian, a fourth century Syriac Father who is relatively unknown, yet the author claims, should be grouped with the likes of St. Athanasius, St. Basil and the two Gregorys. This study of the spiritual world of St. Ephrem, explains his sources, symbols and theology.
“...an invaluable introduction to the thought of Ephrem accessible to a wider reading audience...the most reliable and comprehensive orientation to the thought of the Syrian Master”—Religious Studies Review
Publisher: Cistercian Publications; REV ed. edition (February 1, 1992)
- Paperback: 224 pages
Read an Article authored by this Saint: Repentance by St. Ephraim the Syrian