|Passion and Paradise: Human and Divine Emotion in the Thought of Gregory of Nyssa|
J. Warren Smith
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One of the most influential early church theologians, Gregory, as the father of mysticism, thought suffering was a necessary part of human experience, indicating our progress toward final union with God. He believed, too, that the Christian life was dynamic as we are transformed from glory to glory. 176 pages, softcover. Crossroad.