Prof Richard Price

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Biography

Richard Price is Professor of the History of Christianity. MA (Oxford), DPhil (Oxford), BD (London), MTh (London).

Lecturer at Heythrop 1981-2018.

He is a priest of the Archdiocese of Westminster.

Teaching at Heythrop College

  • History of Christianity and Historical Theology

Research Interests

  • Church History
  • Late Roman and Byzantine History
  • Historical Theology

Additional Areas of Interest

  • Russian ecclesiastical literature

Chief Books

Theodoret of Cyrrhus, A History of the Monks of Syria. Translated with an introduction and notes by Richard Price (Kalamazoo: Cistercian Publications, 1983).

The Acts of the Council of Chalcedon. Translated with introduction and notes by Richard Price and Michael Gaddis, 3 vols (Liverpool University Press, 2005, corrected editions 2007, 2010).

The Acts of the Council of Constantinople of 553, with Related Texts on the Three Chapters Controversy. Translated with introduction and notes by Richard Price, 2 vols (Liverpool University Press, 2009).

The Acts of the Lateran Synod of 649. Translated with introduction and notes by Richard Price, with contributions by Phil Booth and Catherine Cubitt, (Liverpool University Press, 2014).

The Acts of the Second Council of Nicaea (787). Translated with introduction and notes by Richard Price (Liverpool University Press, 2018).