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Origen

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Works: 3,538 works in 8,536 publications in 9 languages and 105,695 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, Translator, Librettist, Calligrapher, Editor
Classifications: BR60.F3, 230.13
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Contra Celsum by Origen( Book )
85 editions published between 1481 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,435 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
Origen by Joseph Wilson Trigg( Book )
14 editions published between 1872 and 1980 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
The English translation not only focuses closely on the text, it also has illuminating notes and discussions on the philosophers
On first principles by Origen( Book )
26 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Traité des principes by Origen( Book )
75 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 733 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
Prayer ; Exhortation to martyrdom by Origen( Book )
19 editions published between 1954 and 1978 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Litteraturhenvisninger og noter s. 199-240
Homilies on Genesis and Exodus by Origen( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Homilies on Leviticus : 1-16 by Origen( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Commentaire sur saint Jean by Origen( Book )
73 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Commentary on the Gospel according to John by Origen( Book )
in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Contents cover books: I, II, IV, V, VI and X
Homilies on Luke ; Fragments on Luke by Origen( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Thirty-nine of Origen's homilies on the Gospel of Luke survive in Jerome's Latin translation. Origen preached them in Caesarea, perhaps around 234 or 240, to a congregation of catechumens and faithful. Most of the homilies are short; on average, they treat about six verses of the Gospel and would have lasted between eight and twelve minutes. The first thirty-three homilies treat chapters one through four of Luke's Gospel; the remaining six treat passages from the tenth to the twentieth chapters
Homélies sur les Nombres by Origen( Book )
41 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Homilies on Jeremiah : Homily on 1 Kings 28 by Origen( Book )
12 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 575 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 557 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 )
33 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in French and Latin and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans by Origen( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans by Origen( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 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
Homilies on Judges by Origen( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Commentary on the Gospel according to John : books 13-32 by Origen( Book )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 libraries worldwide
This volume contains what remains of Books 13-32 of Origen's Commentary on the Gospel according to John, and thus completes the publication of the first full English translation of this work that stands as the beginning of Christian scriptural exegesis. Ronald Heine introduces his translation with a discussion of the times and circumstances within which the commentary was composed. He also provides a survey of the major theological questions with which the commentary is concerned. These include Origen's thought on the nature of God, the person and work of Christ, his relation to the Father and to the created order, his teaching on the Holy Spirit, the Resurrection, and eschatology, and his ideas on the devil. Beginning with the conversation between Christ and the Samaritan woman at the well and ending with Christ's discourse to his disciples at the Last Supper, the commentary displays Origen's attention to the literal meaning of the passages but moves beyond them to try to grasp their spiritual significance, providing us with the opportunity to examine Origen's mystical thought. Origen also refutes the Gnostic reading of the Gospel presented by Heracleon, but this polemic is subordinate to his own investigation of the theological, philosophical, historical, and etymological questions raised by the Gospel. Because it treats many of the same passages of the Gospel of St. John for which St. Augustine provides a commentary in The Fathers of the Church, volume 88, this volume provides a worthy companion to it and invites a comparison of the thoughts of these two great exegetes upon what both regarded as the greatest of the Gospels. -- Provided by publisher
Commentary on the Gospel according to John : books 1-10 by Origen( Book )
18 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 libraries worldwide
 
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