The autobiographical poems of Gregory of Nazianzus, fourth-century Father of the Greek Church, are impressive not just for a hugely person photo of the Byzantine global but additionally for moments which are intimate, passionate and relocating. This e-book comprises Greek textual content and dealing with English translation of a range from his 100 or so surviving poems. Gregory is healthier identified for the 5 orations he gave in Constantinople. apart from the poem "De Vita Sua," his paintings can in simple terms be learn in a nineteenth-century variation and hasn't ever ahead of been translated into English.
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