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Irenaeus on creation : the cosmic Christ and the saga of redemption

Author: Irenaeus M C Steenberg
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.
Series: Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae, v. 91.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on current scholarship and exhaustive textual study, this volume offers a detailed exploration of creation-of the cosmos and humanity-in the thought of the second-century Irenaeus of Lyons,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Steenberg, Irenaeus M.C. (Irenaeus Matthew Craig), 1978-
Irenaeus on creation.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
(OCoLC)945918083
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Irenaeus, Saint Bishop of Lyon.; Irenaeus, Lugdunensis; Irenaeus, Lugdunensis.; Irenaeus, Saint Bishop of Lyon.; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irenaeus M C Steenberg
ISBN: 9789004166820 9004166823
OCLC Number: 192079144
Description: xii, 244 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Creation and the life of the human race: the contours of Irenaeus' cosmic anthropology --
Comparative sources: the 'Gnostics' --
Contemporary Christian sources : Justin and Theophilus --
Jewish sources --
Creation's stage: the background to Irenaeus' protology --
The motivation and cause of creation --
Contemporary interpretations of creation and motivation --
Irenaeus on the motivation for creation --
The creator's untrammelled power: a doctrine of creation ex nihilo --
Creation ex nihilo in the broader theological milieu --
Irenaeus' developments: creation ex nihilo clarified in Christ --
Chiliasm: reading the beginning through the end and the end through the beginning --
The work of his hands: the creation of the cosmos --
'Trinity'? creation as an act of Father, Son, and Spirit --
A triune act-three roles in creation --
Distinguishing the creative work --
The 'hands' of the Father --
A 'timeline' of creation --
The days of creation and the beginning of redemption --
Days that lead to growth: 'increase and multiply' --
Recapitulation, and a definition of history --
Dust and life: the creation of the human person --
The triune creation of humanity --
The untilled earth and the constitution of the human person --
The creature wrought of dust and breath: the composition of the human formation --
Four categories of incarnational reading --
God and not angels created the human handiwork --
Christ's birth and human nature --
The material aspect of humanity's being as a creature of flesh --
The human-shaped soul: man's immortal element in relation to the Holy Spirit --
From dust and breath to living image --
The paradise of humankind --
Humanity's relationship to the cosmos --
Humanity's social context: the relationship of Adam and Eve --
History transformed: humanity's transgression --
The tree and the prohibition --
The nature of the prohibition: protection from knowledge misused --
The relationship of knowledge and obedience --
The dynamic of maturing knowledge and responsibility --
A prohibition but not a test --
The fall of knowledge and knowing --
The question of humanity's fall --
The devil and the deception of the human child --
The devil's motivation --
The nature and the accomplishment of the deceit --
The response to sin: humankind --
The opening of humanity's eyes: awareness and reaction --
Humanity's fight and confrontation with God --
The response to sin: God --
The curse --
The clothing and the expulsion from Paradise --
Stumbling to perfection: life after Eden --
Cain and Abel, and the internalisation of transgression --
Enoch, Noah and the deluge --
The descendents of Noah and the future of the race --
The Tower of Babel and the distribution of races.
Series Title: Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae, v. 91.
Other Titles: Cosmic Christ and the saga of redemption
Responsibility: by M.C. Steenberg.
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