(pl. florilegia; Lat. gathering of flowers). Anthology. Collections from patristic commentaries and dogmatics from early centuries are extant. Basil the Great and Gregory of Nazianzus (see Cappadocian Theologians, 12) made a collection from Origen* called Philocalia ca. 362. See also Catena; Patristics, 7.
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