Archive E.J. Hutchinson Early Church Fathers Nota Bene Reformed Irenicism Sacred Doctrine

God’s Will as God’s Act in Gregory of Nazianzus

In Oration¬†29.6 (the third¬†Theological Oration), Gregory of Nazianzus¬†responds to a charge attributed to the opponents of Nicaea and its Trinitarian reception. They attempt, Gregory says, to force a dilemma upon those who do not limit deity to the Unbegotten but claim it also for the Son: did the Father beget willingly or unwillingly? If the […]