On Hoarding and Saving

Posted October 25, 2017 5:34 am by Dr. Adam DeVille

A forthcoming study puts me in mind of an interview I did with Brenda Llewellyn Ihssen about her book They Who Give from Evil: The Response of the Eastern Church to Moneylending in the Early Christian Era, which treats how the Greek Fathers viewed questions of money, possession, usury, and related social teachings.This new study, Managing Financial Resources in Late Antiquity: Greek Fathers’ Views on Hoarding and Saving, is co-authored by Gerasimos Merianos and George Gotsis (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), 256pp.About this book we are told by the publisher:This book examines the views of Greek Church Fathers on hoarding, saving, and management

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