Creation and the Patriarchal Histories by Patrick Henry Reardon
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Creation and the Patriarchal Histories
By Patrick Henry Reardon

Creation and the Patriarchal Histories

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Creation and the Patriarchal Histories by Patrick Henry Reardon

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Subtitle: Orthodox Christian Reflections on the Book of Genesis The Book of Genesis is foundational reading for the Christian, concerned as it is with the origins of our race and the beginnings of salvation history. Its opening pages provide the theological suppositions of the entire biblical story: Creation, especially that of man in God's image, the structure of time, man's relationship to God, the entrance of sin into the world, and God's selection of a specific line of revelation that will give structure to history. Early Christian writers such as St. Paul saw no dichotomy between the writings of the Law, of which Genesis is the beginning, and the Gospel. Rather, the Gospel is the key to understanding the Law. In "Creation and the Patriarchal Histories," Fr. Reardon shows clearly how the proper understanding of Creation and the Fall informs all of Christian doctrine, and how the narratives of the patriarchs from Noah to Joseph pave the way for the salvation history that continues in Exodus.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781888212969
ISBN-10: 1888212969
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 141mm x 10mm)
Pages: 157
Imprint: Conciliar Press
Publisher: Conciliar Press
Publish Date: 4-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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