(Gilbert[us] Porreta[nus]; Gilbert of Poitiers; ca. 1070s1154). B. Poitiers, Fr.; scholastic theol.; studied under Anselm* of Laon; bp. Poitiers 1142; differentiated bet. class essence (subsistentia) and substance (substantia); accused of tritheism* by Bernard* of Clairvaux. See also Chartres, School of.
MPL, 64, 12551300, 130110, 131334, 1353 to 1412; 188, 124770.
Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
©Concordia Publishing House, 2000, All rights Reserved. Reproduced with Permission
Internet Version Produced by
The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod
Original Editions ©Copyright 1954, 1975, 2000
Concordia Publishing House
All rights reserved.
Content Reproduced with Permission
|Contact Us Online|
(Church Info Center)
|1333 S Kirkwood Rd |
Saint Louis, MO 63122-7226 | Directions
The Lutheran Witness
Interpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective.
Visit TLW Online