Catena Aurea COMMENTARY ON THE FOUR GOSPELS, COLLECTED OUT OF THE WORKS OF THE FATHERS BY S. THOMAS AQUINAS. Title Page: CATENA AUREA: COMMENTARY ON THE FOUR GOSPELS COLLECTED OUT OF THE WORKS OF THE FATHERS: VOLUMES 1 TO 4. CATENA AUREA: COMMENTARY ON THE FOUR GOSPELS COLLECTED. Catena Aurea — Luke (chs. ) [St. Thomas Aquinas] on *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. Aquinas’ collection of Patristic marginal. The Catena on St. Luke differs from those on the three other Gospels, in its more frequent citations from the Greek writers. For besides the Commentaries of S.
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Thomas organizes the texts so that it is clear what the Church Fathers thought about different passages in the gospel of Mark. Edited by Cardinal Mai in Scriptor.
Such collections are not so numerous as the Scriptural or even the dogmatic catenae. Views Read Edit View history. Gospel of Matthew Status Editing. LoofsLeontius von Byzanz, Leipzig, Retrieved from ” https: The text of these ancient luek is often in a dubious state, and the authors of most of them are unknown; one like the principal difficulties in their use is the uncertainty concerning the correctness of the names to which ahrea excerpts are attributed.
It is a compilation of the thoughts of the Church Fathers on the four Gospels. Source Texts Marietti edition. They were used at the Council of Chalcedon inat the Fifth General Council inalso apropos of Iconoclasm in the Seventh General Council in ; and among the Greeks such compilations, like the exegetical catenae, did not cease until late in the Middle Ages.
Gregory of NazianzusBasil the Greatespecially John Chrysostom whom all the catenae-makers pillage freely furnishes the material.
The oldest of these dogmatic compilations, attributed to the latter part of the seventh century, is the “Antiquorum Patrum doctrina de Verbi incarnatione”.
The final volume in the Catena Aurea explores the meaning of the gospel of John. An important collection of the Greek cattena on the New Testament is that of J.
From the sixteenth century to the nineteenth, various catenas were published. This volume of the Catena Aurea is St. Similar collections of Greek patristic utterances were constructed for dogmatic purposes.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Cramer Oxford, —44online at archive. This page was last edited on 26 Septemberat Thomas lule careful to note his sources.
The carelessness of copyists, the use of ” sigla “, contractions for proper names, and the frequency of transcription, led naturally to much confusion. Gospel of John Status Editing. Thomas, the Catena Aurea is a rare aid for studying scripture.
See also the twenty-eight volumes of the Migne commentary in his “Scripturae sacrae cursus completus” Paris, — The third volume moves to the compilation of the writings of the Church Fathers concerning the gospel of Luke.
Catens quotes from an array of the Latin Church Fathers as well as quoting from an unexpectedly large number of the Eastern Church Fathers. Towards the end of the eleventh century Nicetas of Heraclea produces a great number of catenae. In a manner uncommon for an author of his time, St. A catena from Latin catenaa chain is a form of biblical commentary, verse by verse, aurda up entirely of excerpts from earlier Biblical commentatorseach introduced with the name of the author, and with such minor adjustments of words to allow the whole to form a continuous commentary.
Both before and after, however, the makers of catenae were numerous in the Greek Orient, mostly anonymous, and offering no other indication of their personality than the aure of their excerpts. Gospel of Luke Status Editing. Nicolai, Paris,3 vols. Among the editors of Greek catenae was the Jesuit Balthasar Cordierwho published —47 collections of Greek patristic commentaries on St. Edited by Pearson, London, ; Amsterdam, However no modern editions exist, and there are severe textual problems in editing them.
He was imitated by Rhabanus Maurus d. Wright, de Lagarde, Martin, in Krumbacher, Translator s John Henry Parker. The most famous of the medieval Latin compilations of this kind is that of Thomas Aquinasgenerally known as the Catena aurea Golden chain and containing excerpts from some eighty Greek and Latin commentators on the Gospels.
As a gloss of the Gospels containing quotations from the Church Fathers of both the East and the West, arranged and selected by St. The second volume of the Catena Aurea is St. Between the seventh and the tenth centuries Andreas Presbyter and Johannes Drungarius are the compilers of catenas to various Books of Scripture.
Translator s John Henry Newman. In the West, Primasius of Adrumentum in the former Roman province of Africa in the sixth century compiled the first catena from Latin commentators. The Catena Aurea is one of St.