Readership: For scholars and students interested in ancient history, Byzantine studies, history of religion, and Near Eastern studies.
Matthew Dal Santo, Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge
Matthew Dal Santo was until recently a research fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge.
List of figures
Gregory the Great and the saints' cult in late antiquity
1: Gregory the Great and Eustratius of Constantinople: the Dialogues on the Miracles of the Italian Fathers as an apology for the cult of saints
2: The fourth dialogue of Gregory the Great: the early Byzantine context of a Latin disquisition on the soul
3: Contesting the saints' miracles: the witness of early Byzantine Lives and miracle collections
4: The saints' inactivity post mortem: soul sleep and the cult of saints east of the Euphrates
Debating the saints cult in the age of Gregory the Great and Muhammad
Visualizing the God-guarded empire with the Sinai Icon of the Virgin and Child
Anastasius of Sinai and Pseudo-Athanasius: Question and Answer writers