Master Peter Abelard: Expositor of Sacred Scripture: An Analysis of Abelard's Approach to Biblical Exposition in Selected Writings on Scripture
Date of Award
Dissertation - Restricted
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
My interest in Peter Abelard is of long standing, although academically, the more immediate impetus for this dissertation can be traced to a reading of Abelard's Ethics and The School of Peter Abelard as an assignment for a course in Twelfth Century Theology given by Dr. Keith Egan. The transformation of this interest into a full fledged study of Peter Abelard as expositor of Scripture has not been achieved, however, without assistance from a variety of sources. This 'Preface' is designed to acknowledge my debt to the community of scholars that have supported me in this effort...