Detail of the mosaic "Christ Surrounded by the Angels and Saints," 6th century, Church of Sant'Apollinaire, Ravenna, Italy
Source: Wikimedia Commons
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Click the button above to visit the CRRA website, home of the Catholic Portal, a catalog of rare, unique, and uncommon Catholic scholarly materials in the library collections of the over 40 member institutions of the CRRA. An ever-growing number of the items listed may contain links to the full-text!
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According to the New Catholic Encyclopedia, "Christology" is "the study of the Person and attributes of Christ, in particular the union in Him of divine and human natures." It is a topic that comes up in many Theology classes at Duquesne. This page was designed to get researchers quickly to books and journal articles accessible at the Gumberg Library on Christological topics.
For some basic information on the topic of Christology, click on the links below. To read the first two documents off-campus, you will be prompted to enter your Multipass username and password.
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Gain more background information on Christological topics using these reference works.
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Find Books on Christology
The Library of Congress Subject Headings do not use the term "Christology." Instead, they use "Jesus Christ - Person and offices" as their way of refering to that concept.
Click on a link below to run a subject search for all books on that topic in QuickSearch, the online catalog.
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Find Books By and About Church Fathers
In the case of each of these Church Fathers who wrote on Christology, the first link for the person, identified by the word "Author," will take you to all books written by that person in the online catalog. The second link, identified by the word "Subject," will take you to all books in the online catalog about that person and their works.