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On the divine images : three apologies against those who attack the divine images

Author: John, of Damascus Saint.; David Anderson
Publisher: Crestwood, N.Y. : St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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St John of Damascus wrote the treatises Against Those Who Attack the Divine Images in response to the iconoclastic heresy of the eighth century.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John, of Damascus Saint.; David Anderson
ISBN: 0913836621 9780913836620
OCLC Number: 6195610
Description: 107 pages ; 19 cm
Other Titles: On the divine images.
Responsibility: St. John of Damascus ; translated by David Anderson.

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St. John--Very Helpful from a Historical Standpoint

by Historyprof (WorldCat user published 2010-07-18) Very Good Permalink

IMO, this translation of St. John of Damascus' writings is most helpful to the historian, especially one such as myself, who approaches "images" with an inbred Protestant bias that they are bad, bad, bad!  Exodus 20.4 would seem very clear on the subject, so John's argument that images are not...
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