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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Aristides, 2nd cent.
Apology of Aristides on behalf of the Christians.
Nendeln, Liechtenstein : Kraus Reprint, ©1967
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Aristides; J Rendel Harris; J Armitage Robinson
|Notes:||Reprint of the 1893 ed., published by University Press, Cambridge, Eng. which was a reprint of the first ed., with a few verbal corrections and the substitution of a fresh literal translation of a few lines of the Armenian version cited on p. 78. cf. pref.
The original text of the Apology is lost. A recension of it is preserved in the Greek version of the legend of Barlaam and Joasaph (Nachor's speech to the king) Besides the Syriac translation, discovered by P.R. Harris in 1889, a fragment of an Armenian translation exists in two manuscripts which contain the first two chapters.
|Description:||118, 28 pages ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||(Copy 2). Vol. 1:2. The passion of S. Perpetua. --
1:3. The Lord's prayer in the early church. --
1:4 The fragments of Heracleon.
|Series Title:||Texts and studies (Cambridge, England), v. 1, no. 1.|
|Other Titles:||Apology for the Christian faith.|
|Responsibility:||edited with an introduction and translation by J. Rendel Harris ; with an appendix containing the main portion of the original Greek text by J. Armitage Robinson.|