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Christology and cosmology : models of divine activity in Origen, Eusebius, and Athanasius

Author: J Rebecca Lyman
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series: Oxford theological monographs.
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This book offers a fresh interpretation of the relation between Greek thought and ancient Christian theology through an analysis of three foundational and controversial thinkers: Origen, Eusebius of Caesarea, and Athanasius. As an urban teacher, civic apologist, and ascetic bishop, each of the three theologians offered a distinctive Christian response to the religious and ecclesiastical issues of the third and  Read more...
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Lyman, J. Rebecca.
Christology and cosmology.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)609240268
Online version:
Lyman, J. Rebecca.
Christology and cosmology.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)624322116
Named Person: Origen.; Eusebius, of Caesarea Bishop of Caesarea; Athanasius, Saint Patriarch of Alexandria; Jesus Christ; Eusebius, Bishop of Caesarea.; Athanasius, Saint; Jesus Christ.; Origène.; Eusèbe, de Césarée; Athanase, saint patriarche d'Alexandrie; Jésus-Christ; Origène; Eusèbe de Césarée; Athanase, (saint ;; Jésus-Christ
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Rebecca Lyman
ISBN: 0198267452 9780198267454
OCLC Number: 26766764
Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis-- Oxford.
Description: 184 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Oxford theological monographs.
Responsibility: J. Rebecca Lyman.
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Offers a new interpretation of the relation between Greek thought and ancient Christian theology by analyzing the works of three foundational thinkers: Origen, Eusebius and Athanasius. The author  Read more...

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