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On the apostolic preaching

Author: Irenaeus, Saint Bishop of Lyon.
Publisher: Crestwood, N.Y. : St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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St. Irenaeus is the most important theologian of the second century, laying the foundation for all future Christian thinkers. Irenaeus tells us that he had known Polycarp, who had himself known the apostles and been appointed by them as the bishop of the church of Smyrna. This direct contact with the immediate successors of the apostles was of importance for Irenaeus in his later defense of Christian practice and
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irenaeus, Saint Bishop of Lyon.
ISBN: 0881411744 9780881411744
OCLC Number: 37890428
Description: 121 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: St Irenaeus of Lyons --
The demonstration of the apostolic preaching --
The text and its translations --
Apparatus --
The Demonstration of the Apostolic Preaching.
Other Titles: Epideixis tou apostolikou kērygmatos.
Responsibility: St. Irenaeus of Lyons ; translation and introduction by John Behr.

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Uniting the whole history of God's activity in one encompassing divine economy, Irenaeus demonstrates that there is but one God, who has made Himself known through His one Son, Jesus Christ, by the  Read more...

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