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49. Gleason, "Festive Satire," pp. 106-19; Jaqueline Long, "Structures of Irony in Julian's Misopogon," Ancient World 24 (1993): 15-23. 50. Thomas M. Banchieh, "Julian's School Laws: Cod. Theod. 5 and Ep. 42," Ancient World 24 (1993): 5- 14. 51. Gr. Naz. Or. 5-42 (Bernardi). 52. W. Martin Bloomer, "Schooling in Persona: Imagination and Subordination in Roman Education," Classical Antiquity 16 (1997): 58. 53. , 1975), pp. 69-88; Derek Krueger, "Writing and the Liturgy of Memory in Gregory of Nyssa's Life 0/ Macrina, " Journal 0/ Early Christian Studies 8 (2000): 483-510; Mary Carruthers, The Cra/t 0/ Thought: Meditation, Rhetoric, and the Making 0/ Images, 400-I200 (New York, 1998).
411-15. Ir. , Conversion, Catechttmenate, and Baptism in the Early Chttrch (New York, 1993); Michel Dujarier, A History 0/ the Catechttmenate: The First Six Centttries, tr. Edward Haasl (New York, 1979), pp. 6412 7. 12. Gabriele Winkler's study, Das armenische Initiationsritttale: Entwicklttngsgeschichtliche ttnd litttrgievergleichende U ntersttchungen der Quellen des 3. bis IO. Jahrhunderts, Orientalia Christiana Analeeta 217 (Rome, 1982), is still fundamental, esp. pp. 100-175. 13. See the overview and eritieal remarks of Paul F.
Or. 5. "Terminology of light" is Claudio Moreschini's very apt expression, "Luce e purificazione nella dottrina di Gregorio Nazianzeno," Augustinianum 13 (1973): 535-49· 7 I. Light is also quintessential for Gregory's understanding of the Trinity: "The Trinity sparkies with the splendor of the entire divinity"; Or. 5; 39. 5; Moreschini, Discours 38-4I, pp. 62-70. INSCRIPTIONS AND CONVERSIONS 33 72 . Plato Rep. 508c; Tim. 45 b-c; also Plotinus Enn. 8, Origen, and numerous others, Claudio Moreschini, "11 platonismo cristiano di Gregorio Nazianzeno," Annali della Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa 3, no.