Very slow to start out, but tons of great information. Would recommend.Published 1 month ago by Sean G.
this was on my seminary bio- list. I did enjoy it. Thank you for having it. It arived on time, I just wish it was on a dvd, so I could have listed to it.Published 12 months ago by Melinda
I gave it four stars not because I terribly enjoyed the book, but because it was very well done.
This is a good historically biography, amazingly well researched, and actually... Read more
J. N. D. Kelly's biography of John is a great introduction to the life and thought of Chrysostom. Kelly covers John's life from his early years in Antioch to his exiles as the... Read morePublished on February 24, 2009 by Collin Garbarino
J.N.D. Kelly presents a faithful portrait of the great Bishop of Antioch. He highlights John as a solid expositional preacher who rejected the allegorical method of intepretation... Read morePublished on August 14, 2007 by Dr. Marc Axelrod
A comprehensive treatment of this Eastern Father of the Church. We have not had a study like that of J. N. D. Kelly, unless you count the originally German 2 vol study of C. Read morePublished on July 21, 2006 by Dr. Brian J. Jackson
"John's career ended in failure. ... The tragic episcopate of John Chrysostom opened the struggle of supremacy in the East..." W.H.C. Frend
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This book is a good read. I also learned a lot from it - quite a bit in fact. But now I'm curious about this pious empress and the saint's (serious) problems with her. Read morePublished on July 28, 2000 by James Moloney