Professor Pauline Allen - Centre for Early Christian Studies (Faculty of Theology and Philosophy)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor

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My research interests include Early Christian literary genres, especially homilies, letters, hagiographies, and ecclesiastical histories; post-Chalcedonian christology; mariology; text editions.

Contact

Phone :(07) 3623 7235 (Brisbane)
Email :pauline.allen@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

Early Christian Literary Genres ; Homilies ; Letters ; Hagiographies ; Ecclesiastes ; Christianity ; Post-Chalcedonian Christology ; Mariology ; Text Editions ; Christian ; Ecclesiastical Histories ;

Methods Expertise

No research method is currently recorded.

Research Projects

No research project is currently recorded.

Selected Publications

2010

Loquacious Locals: Two Indigenous Martyrs in the Homilies of Severus of Antioch, in Martyrdom and Persecution in Late Antique Christianity: Festschrift in honour of Boudewijn Dehandschutter

Cyril of Alexandria's Festal Letters. The Politics of Religion, in Studies of Religion and Politics in the Early Christian Centuries

2009

Welcoming Foreign Saints to the Church of Syrian Antioch, in Australian Early Medieval Association Journal (print ...

Introduction, in Preaching Poverty in Late Antiquity: perceptions and realities

Augustine on Poverty, in Preaching Poverty in Late Antiquity: perceptions and realities

Sophronius of Jerusalem and seventh-century heresy : the Synodical letter and other documents : introduction, texts, translations, and commentary

Preaching poverty in Late Antiquity: perceptions and realities

2007

Full of grace or a credal commodity? John 2:1-11 and Augustine's view of Mary, in 'I Sowed Fruits into Hearts' (Odes Sol. 17:13). Festschrift for Professor Michael Lattke

, in Australian Academy of the Humanities

The Greek Homiletic Tradition of the Feast of the Hypapante: The Place of Sophronios of Jerusalem, in Byzantina Mediterranea. Festschrift fur Johannes Koder zum 65. Geburstag

Augustine's Commentaries on the Old Testament: A Mariological Perspective, in From Rome to Constantinople. Studies in Honour of Averil Cameron

2006

The Role of Mary in the Early Byzantine Feast of the Hypapante, in Patristica. Proceedings of the Colloguia of the Japanese Society for Patristic Studies

The Horizons of a Bishop's World: The Letters of Augustine of Hippo, in Prayer and Spirituality in the Early Church IV: The Spiritual Life

The Syrian church through bishops' eyes: the letters of Theodoret of Cyrrhus and Severus of Antioch, in Studia Patristica

The International Mariology Project: a Case-study of Augustine's Letters, in Vigiliae Christianae

2005

The Life and Thought of a Heretic: the Case of Severus of Antioch, in Patristica. Proceedings of the Colloguia of the Japanese Society for Patristic Studies

2004

Severus of Antioch

2003

Basil of Caesarea, in 'Let us die that we may live': Greek Homilies on Christian Martyrs from Asia Minor; Palestine and Syria

Hesychius of Jerusalem, in 'Let us die that we may live': Greek Homilies on Christian Martyrs from Asia Minor; Palestine and Syria

The Life of Maximus the Confessor; Recension 3

2002

Maximus the Confessor and his Companions: Documents from Exile