New user? Register here:
Email Address
Password
Retype Password
First Name
Last Name
Existing user? Login here:
Email Address
Password
Join our Friends scheme

Fri 24 Oct 2014 @ 16:38

RT @HodderFaithIn the run up to an office move, we're going to be giving away a lot of Christian books to churches etc. Head to: https://t.co/31JcAqr4hK

Early Christian Thought and the Classical Tradition

Studies in Justin, Clement, and Origen

Author(s): 

This item is a print on demand title and will be dispatched in 1-3 weeks.
Paperback
£33.99
Add product to your Cart
ISBN-13: 9780198266730
Published: 15/03/1984
Product description
The historian of western culture cannot travel far without discovering that the roots of many twentieth-century questions lie in the ancient dialogue between the early Christians and culture of the old classical world. This book takes three Christian thinkers: Justin, clement of Alexandria, and Origen, and shows what the debate looked like from the Christian side. It draws on the pagan critics of the church to illustrate the case the Christians had to answer. The examination of the Christian synthesis illustrates the extent to which penetrating criticism of the classical tradition was combined with a profound acceptance of its humanism.
Product Reviews

silkful characterizations and brilliant exposition which one finds everywhere Journal of Theological Studies

Other Books in this Category
Remembrance Sunday