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Origen and the life of the stars : a history of an idea

Author: Alan Scott
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Series: Oxford early Christian studies.
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In the 3rd century AD, the influential Christian theologian Origen included Hellenistic theories on the life and nature of the stars in his cosmology. This study describes his success in  Read more...

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Scott, Alan (Alan B.)
Origen and the life of the stars.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)551588080
Online version:
Scott, Alan (Alan B.)
Origen and the life of the stars.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)608412110
Named Person: Origen.; Origène
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Scott
ISBN: 0198264623 9780198264620 0198263619 9780198263616
OCLC Number: 22891340
Notes: Revision of thesis (Ph. D.)--Yale University, 1988.
Description: xvi, 189 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Oxford early Christian studies.
Responsibility: Alan Scott.
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