Jean Daniélou





Jean Daniélou

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born
in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris, France
May 14, 1905

died
May 20, 1974

gender
male

genre

influences


About this author

Jean Daniélou S.J. (1905–1974) was a theologian, historian, cardinal and a member of the Académie Française.

Jean-Guenolé-Marie Daniélou was born at Neuilly-sur-Seine, son of Charles and Madeleine (née Clamorgan). His father was an anticlerical politician, several times minister, and his mother an educator and founder of institutions for women's education. His brother Alain (1907–1964) was a noted Indologist.

Daniélou studied at the Sorbonne, and passed his agrégation in Grammar in 1927. He joined the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in 1929, becoming an educator, initially at a boys' school in Poitiers. He subsequently studied theology at Fourvière in Lyon under Henri de Lubac, who introduced him to patristics, the study of the Fathers of the Chur
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The Bible and the Liturgy
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Angels and Their Mission
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From Shadows to Reality
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God and the Ways of Knowing
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L’Église des premiers temps
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The Dead Sea Scrolls and Pr...
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1958 — 2 editions
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Philon D'Alexandrie
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Les symboles chrétiens prim...
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1985 — 2 editions
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