Cyril of Alexandria Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

De adoratione et cultu in spiritu et veritate [The Adoration and Worship of God in Spirit and Truth] (theology) c. 412-29

Commentarius in duodecim prophetas (theology) c. 412-29

Commentarius in Isaiam prophetam [Commentary on Isiah] (theology) c. 412-29

Commentarius in Lucam [Commentary on Luke] (theology) c. 412-29

Commentarius in Matthaeum [Commentary on Matthew] (theology) c. 412-29

Glaphyra [Elegant Comments] (theology) c. 412-29

Epistolae (letters) c. 414-42

Homiliae paschales [Paschal Letters] (sermons) c. 414-42

Thesaurus de sancta et consubstantiali trinitate [Thesaurus on the Holy and Consubstantial Trinity] (theology) c. 423-25

Commentarius in Ioannem (theology) c. 425-28

De sancta et consubstantiali trinitate (theology) c. 425

Adversus Nestorii blasphemies contradictionum libri quinque [Five Tomes Against the Blasphemies of Nestorius] (theology) 430

De recta fide, ad augustas [On the Right Faith] (theology) 430

De recta fide, ad dominas (theology) 430

De recta in dominum nostrum Iesum Christum fide, ad imperatorem Theodosium (theology) 430

Apologeticus ad imperatorem Theodosium (theology) 431

Apologeticus contra Theodoretum pro duodecim capitibus (theology) 431

Apologeticus pro duodecim capitibus adversus orientales episcopos (theology) 431

Explicatio duodecim capitum (theology) 431

Homiliae diversai [Sermons] (sermons) c. 431

Scholia de incarnatione Unigeniti [Scholia on the Incarnation] (theology) c. 431

Contra Iulianum imperatorem [Against Julian] (theology) c. 433-41

Adversus nolentes confiteri sanctam virginem esse deiparam (theology) c. 435-40

Quod unus sit Christus [Christ is One] (theology) c. 435-40

Libri adversus Diodorum Tarsensem et Theodorum Mopsuestenum (theology) c. 438

Commentary on the Gospel of St. Luke (translated by R. Payne Smith) 1983

Cyril of Alexandria: Select Letters (translated by Lionel R. Wickham) 1983

St. Cyril of Alexandria: Letters (translated by John I. McEnerney) 1987

St. Cyril of Alexandria: The Christological Controversy—Its History, Theology, and Texts (translated by John A. McGuckin) 1994

On the Unity of Christ (translated by John Anthony McGuckin) 2000