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Origen

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Works: 3,075 works in 7,756 publications in 11 languages and 99,546 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Sermons  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Apologetic writings 
Roles: Author, Attributed name, Contributor, Dedicatee, Other, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Creator, Dubious author, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Librettist, Calligrapher
Classifications: BR60.F3, 230.13
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Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans by Origen( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
"This volume completes the first English translation of Rufinus's Latin version of Origen of Alexandria's Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans and contains Origen's detailed exegesis of Romans 6:12-16:27." "In Books 6-10 Origen carries through to completion his program, begun in Books 1-5, of defending human freedom and of opposing the natural predestinarian doctrine of the sects founded by the Gnostic heretics Marcion, Valentinus, and Basilides. These schools relied heavily on texts from Paul, interpreted in isolation from the rest of Scripture, not only to deny free will but to support the doctrine that salvation is determined by the nature one receives at birth, whether good or evil. In contrast Origen clarifies passages in Romans by citations from Paul's other letters, from the Gospels, and from the Old Testament. He attempts to construct a coherent and unified "biblical theology." Origen views human beings as chosen or rejected by God deservedly; everyone has it within his own power whether he becomes a servant of God or of sin, a vessel of wrath or of mercy." "Readers will find interesting and thought-provoking discussions of all the important theological themes and terms of Romans: faith, hope, love, works, justification, election, law, Israel, Gentiles, Church, sin, death, flesh, body, glory, etc."--Jacket
Origen by Origen( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 907 libraries worldwide
The English translation not only focuses closely on the text, it also has illuminating notes and discussions on the philosophers
Contra Celsum by Origen( Book )
56 editions published between 1481 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Few works of the early Church are as interesting to the modern reader or as important to the historian as Origen's reply to the attack on Christianity made by the pagan Celsus. Contra Celsum (or Against Celsus) is the culmination of the great apologetic movement of the second and third centuries AD, and is for the Greek Church what St Augustine's City of God is for Western Christendom. It is also one of the chief monuments of the coming together of ancient Greek culture and the new faith of the expanding Christian society. Thus Origen's work is of interest not only to the historian and theologian, but also to the Hellenist. Henry Chadwick's English translation is preceded by a substantial introduction which includes discussion on Celsus' identity and theological outlook, as well as an account of Origen's philosophical background and method
Commentary on the Gospel according to John by Origen( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Contents cover books: I, II, IV, V, VI and X
Traité des principes by Origen( Book )
83 editions published between 1836 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 766 libraries worldwide
On first principles by Origen( Book )
27 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
The Song of songs : Commentary and Homilies by Origen( Book )
21 editions published between 1956 and 1988 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Litteraturhenvisninger og noter s. 306-371
Homélies sur les Nombres by Origen( Book )
50 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 704 libraries worldwide
Homilies on Genesis and Exodus by Origen( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Prayer ; Exhortation to martyrdom by Origen( Book )
17 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
Litteraturhenvisninger og noter s. 199-240
Commentaire sur saint Jean by Origen( Book )
75 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Homilies on Leviticus : 1-16 by Origen( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Homilies on Luke ; Fragments on Luke by Origen( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Origen assumed that each word had a meaning that is both profound and relevant to the reader - for the Holy Spirit is never trite and what the Holy Spirit says must always touch the hearer. This volume, the first English translation of the extant homilies and of fragments from the commentary on Luke, is an important addition to the growing body of Origen's work now available in English
Homilies on Jeremiah : Homily on 1 Kings 28 by Origen( Book )
10 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 libraries worldwide
In this collection, Origen seeks understanding of the significance of the hostility of the Chosen People towards the Prophet Jeremiah before their captivity in Babylon. Origen in many ways identified with the great prophet and thought of Jeremiah as a type for Christ in the Hebrew Scriptures. Origen realized that Jeremiah came at a crucial time in the history of Israel, the time of captivity, and he views this event and the events around it as pregnant with meaning for the people of his own time
Homilies on Joshua by Origen( Book )
11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
"With this publication, English readers now have available to them the complete homilies of Origen of Alexandria on the book of Joshua. These homilies were among the last Origen gave before his torture and death during the Decian persecution, around 254"--Jacket
Homélies sur l'Exode by Origen( Book )
28 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in French and Latin and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Homilies on Judges by Origen( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Origenus Ta heuriskomena Panta by Origen( Book )
159 editions published between 1604 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Aufforderung zum Martyrium by Origen( Book )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in German and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Die Homilien zum Buch Genesis by Origen( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in German and Latin and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The main focus of Origen|#x00B4;s work was exegesis of the Bible - in large commentaries, but also in sermons, which explore in particular the Old Testament allegorically and typologically. Origen distinguishes between a literal and a figurative, moral-spiritual interpretation of the Holy Scripture. Especially in the case of his sermons on the Book of Genesis it is fascinating to follow how Origen as teacher and pastor attempts to convey to the congregation the many different aspects of holy insights, from cosmology to the allegorical interpretation of Lot|#x00B4;s wife being turned into a pillar of salt
 
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Origene teologo e filosofo greco antico
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Origenes theoloog uit Romeinse Keizerrijk (185-254)
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الإسكندري، أوريجينوس، 185-254
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أوريجانوس، الإسكندري، 185-254
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أوريجين، الإسكندري، 185-254
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