THEOLOGICAL WRITINGS

Historic Authors

Irenaeus of Lyons

Against Heresies (Summary)

Against Heresies, Book 5, Chs. 19-31

"Irenaeus of Lyons: A Defense of Recapitulation"

By Mathew Thomas Hollen

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"Atonement: Recapitulation"

By Justin Meek

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"Studies in the Economy – The Two Hands of God"

By Joel L. Watts

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"Irenaeus and Redemptive History"

By James T. Dennison, Jr.

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"Creation and Salvation: Irenaeus and Athanasius"

By Glen Scrivener

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"The Christology of Irenaeus"

By Irwin W. Reist

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"The Pneumatology of Irenaeus of Lyons"

By John Gordy

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"The Spirit and the Imago Dei: Reviewing the Anthropology of Irenaeus of Lyons"

By James M.G. Purves

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"St. Irenaeus of Lyons"

catholicfaithandreason.org

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"Irenaeus of Lyons"

By Eric Osborn

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"Irenaeus of Lyons" (Texts & Resources)

earlychristianwritings.com

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Athanasius of Alexandria

Life of Antony

By Athanasius of Alexandria

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On the Incarnation

By Athanasius of Alexandria

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"Introduction to Athanasius’ On The Incarnation"

By C. S. Lewis

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"Deification and Sonship According to St. Athanasius of Alexandria"

By Matthew Baker

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"St. Athanasius"

Gregory of Nyssa

The Life of Moses

By Gregory of Nyssa

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"The Life of Moses by Gregory of Nyssa"

By anonymous author

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"Gregory of Nyssa: Luminous Darkness"

monachos.net

"'Dazzling Darkness': The Mystical or Theophanic Theology of St. Gregory of Nyssa"

By Philip Kariatlis

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"Gregory of Nyssa's Infinite Progress: A Challenge for an Integrated Theology"

By Adam Bottiglia

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"Platonism and Mystic Theology (Gregory of Nyssa)"

By Dr. Klitos Ioannides

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"The Father of Christian Mysticism"

By Anna Silvas

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"Saint Gregory of Nyssa"

"St. Gregory of Nyssa"

newadvent.org

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Cyril of Alexandria

On the Unity of Christ

By Cyril of Alexandria

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Five Tomes Against Nestorius

By Cyril of Alexandria

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"Christologies in Conflict: Cyril and Nestorius"

By Jacob J. Prahlow

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"The Dyophysite Christology of Cyril of Alexandria by Hans van Loon" (Book Review)

By Matthew R. Crawford

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"Saint Cyril of Alexandria - Pillar of Faith"

By Society of Coptic Church Studies

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"On Chalcedon and Semantics" (Resources)

classicalchristianity.com

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Maximus the Confessor

"The Mystery of the Divine Incarnation"

crossroadsinitiative.com

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"Apophaticism and Kataphaticism in Maximus the Confessor’s Thought"

By Jonathan Bieler

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"The Anthropic Cosmology of St. Maximus the Confessor"

By Dragos Bahrim

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"Man in Creation: The Cosmology of St. Maximus the Confessor"

By Jesse Dominick

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"Maximus the Confessor: On Ontology and Deification"

By Derrick Peterson

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"Who is St. Maximus?"

stmaximus.org

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Maximus the Confessor

By Andrew Louth

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Bernard of Clairvaux

On Loving God

By Bernard of Clairvaux

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"Love of Bridegroom & Bride"

"Bernard of Clairvaux on Love"

By Dan Graves

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"Sermons on the Song of Songs"

By St. Bernard of Clairvaux

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"Bernard of Clairvaux: The Song of Solomon as Theological Allegory"

By Rachel Davies

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Some Letters of Saint Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux

By Bernard of Clairvaux

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"The Twelve Steps up the Mountain of Pride According to St. Bernard of Clairvaux"

By Monsignor Charles Pope

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"Bernard of Clairvaux Critical Essays"

The Two-Fold Knowledge

By Franz Posset

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The First Life of Bernard of Clairvaux

By William of Saint-Thierry, Arnold of Bonneval, and Geoffrey of Auxerre

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"Bernard of Clairvaux: An 850th Anniversary Tribute"

By Alan C. Clifford

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"Bernard of Clairvaux and Mysticism"

By Stephen Nichols

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"St. Bernard of Clairvaux: Medieval Psychologist"

By Robert Shaffern

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"Fiery Preacher: Bernard of Clairvaux"

By Glenn E. Myers

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"Bernard of Clairvaux Theologian of the Cross"

By Anthony N. S. Lane

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"Justification and Grace in Bernard of Clairvaux"

By Jordan Cooper

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"Divine Grace and Human Responsibility in Bernard of Clairvaux"

By Matthew Steven Bracey

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"Bernard of Clairvaux: Excerpts from the Apologia to Abbott William of St. Thierry"

"Luther's Reception of Bernard of Clairvaux"

By Theo M. M. A. C. Bell

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"Bernard of Clairvaux and Luther on the Gospel"

By James Swan

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"Bernard of Clairvaux as Luther's Source: Reading Bernard with Luther's 'Spectacles'"

By Franz Posset

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"Bernard of Clairvaux: A Forerunner of John Calvin?"

Francis of Assisi

The Writings of St. Francis of Assisi

By Francis of Assisi

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The Life of St. Francis of Assisi

By Bonaventure

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Life of St. Francis of Assisi

By Paul Sabatier

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"The Burning Passion of St. Francis of Assisi"

By Brian Kranick

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"The Life of St. Francis of Assisi"

stfrancisuptown.com

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"Who is Saint Francis of Assisi?"

"Who was St. Francis of Assisi? 12 Things to Know and Share"

By Jimmy Akin

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"The Francis We Never Knew: Surprising Revelations about the Man from Assisi"

By Christopher O. Blum

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Richard of St. Victor

On the Trinity

By Richard of St. Victor

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"The Trinity and the Nature of Love"

By Christopher Rengers

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"The Art of Trinitarian Articulation: A Case Study on Richard of St. Victor's De Trinitate"

By Todd D. Vasquez

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"Personification Allegory and Visions of Light in Richard of St Victor’s Teaching on Contemplation"

By Grover A. Zinn Jr.

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"Richard of St. Victor"

providence.wikispaces.net

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Jan van Ruusbroec

"The Trinitarian Mysticism of Jan Van Ruusbroec (1293-1381)"

By Celia Kourie

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"'Jan Van Ruusbroec: Mystical Theologian of the Trinity' by Rik Van Nieuwenhove" (Book Review)

By Iain S. Maclean

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"A Trinitarian Approach to Spirituality: Exploring the Possibilities"

By Rian Venter

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"John of Ruusbroec"

wikipedia.org

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Ruysbroeck

By Evelyn Underhill

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The Book of the Twelve Béguines

By Jan van Ruysbroeck

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Martin Luther

The Heidelberg Disputation

By Martin Luther

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"Luther’s Heidelberg Disputation"

catchpenny.org

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"Luther on the Theology of the Cross"

By Robert Kolb

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"Luther’s Theology of the Cross: Martin Luther’s Theological Breakthrough by Alister McGrath" (Book Review)

By Michael Rinehart

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"'Evil, Love and the Left Hand of God': The Contribution of Luther's Theology of the Cross to an Evangelical Theology of Evil"

By Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen

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"Deus Absconditus" (Excerpts)

absconditus.de

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"Deus Absconditus and Deus Incognito"

By Matthew Claridge

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"The God Who Hides From His Saints: Luther's Deus Absconditus"

By Laura Welker

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"The Problem of the Hiddenness of God in Luther’s Theology"

By Marc Cortez

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"The Absence of Presence. Homiletical Reflections on Luther's Notion of the Masks of God (larvae Dei)"

By Johan Cilliers

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"Eucharistic Real Presence: Luther’s Magnificent Defense"

By Dave Armstrong

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"The Eucharistic Theories Compared: Luther, Zwingli, Calvin"

By Philip Schaff

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"Martin Luther, Passionate Reformer"

christianitytoday.com

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John Calvin

The Institutes of the Christian Religion

By John Calvin

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"The Development and Impact of John Calvin’s Institutes of the Christian Religion"

By David Woollin

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On the Christian Life

By John Calvin

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"A Little Book on the Christian Life" (Summary)

By Jack L. Arnold

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"John Calvin on the Christian Life"

By Randall C. Zachman

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"John Calvin’s Doctrine of Sanctification"

By Les Galicinski

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"John Calvin’s Piety"

By Joel R. Beeke

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"Gifts of Union with Christ"

By Michael Horton

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"Union with Christ in the Sacramental Theology of John Calvin"

By Joshua Hibbard

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"Sanctification via Union with Christ"

By John Samson

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"Calvin, Mystical Union, and Spirituality"

By Clive S. Chin

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"10 Things You Should Know about Union with Christ"

By Marcus Peter Johnson

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"The Question of Deification in the Theology of John Calvin"

By Sung W. Park

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"Imago Dei, Imago Christi in the Theology of John Calvin"

By Bobby Grow

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"What Does It Mean to Be Human? John Calvin’s Surprising Answer"

By Julie Canlis

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"How did Martin Luther and John Calvin Understand Justification and Sanctification?"

By Jin O. Jeong

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"Luther and Calvin on God: Origins of Lutheran and Reformed Differences"

By Roland F. Ziegler

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"Theologian for the Ages: John Calvin"

By Steven Lawson

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"Interpreting the Scriptures to Build Harmony and Peace: The Hermeneutic of John Calvin and Lectio Divina"

By Rev. Martin Hoegger

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"The Life, Times, and Theological Method of John Calvin"

By Timothy L. Dane

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"Is the Reformation Over?: John Calvin, Roman Catholicism, and Contemporary Ecumenical Conversations"

By Scott M. Manetsch

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John of the Cross

Dark Night of the Soul

By St. John of the Cross

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Ascent of Mount Carmel

By St. John of the Cross

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"The Metaphysics of Mysticism: A Commentary on the Mystical Philosophy of St. John of the Cross"

By Geoffrey K. Mondello

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"Oh Blessed Night of Pure Faith: A Bird’s-eye View of the Spirituality of St. John of the Cross"

By Tom Mulcahy

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"Carmelite Spirituality of St. Teresa of Jesus and St. John of the Cross"

carmelitemonks.org

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"Saint John of the Cross - Biographical Sketch"

icspublications.org

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Thérèse of Lisieux

Story of a Soul

By Thérèse of Lisieux

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Poems of St. Thérèse

By Thérèse of Lisieux

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"The Little Way of St Thérèse of Lisieux"

By Ernest E. Larkin

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"St. Thérèse's Little Way"

By Hans Urs von Balthasar

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"Key Elements in Thérèse's Spirituality"

By Ron Rolheiser

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"St Thérèse of Lisieux: The Last Eighteen Months"

By Stephen Sparrow

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"Biography of St. Thérèse of Lisieux"

By Tejvan Pettinger

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"The Life of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux"

vatican.va

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