Category Archives: Theology-Trinity

Ousia: “Particular, Concrete Existence”

Probably old hat to some, but reading this today in the translator’s note to Gregory of Nyssa’s “An Answer to Ablabius” really helped me with Trinitarian metaphysics. In the Cappadocians, the divine ousia (essence) is not strictly speaking a “universal” … Continue reading

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