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Description - Origen by Joseph Wilson Trigg

Origen was the most influential Christian theologian before Augustine. This volume presents a comprehensive and accessible insight into Origen's life and writings. Origen is an original study which will be essential reading for students. An introduction analyses the principal influences that formed him as a Christian and as a thinker, his emergence as a mature theologian at Alexandria, his work in Caesarea and his controversial legacy. Fresh translations of a representative selection of Origen's writings, including some never previously available in print, show how Origen provided a lasting framework for Christian theology by finding through study of the Bible a coherent understanding of God's saving plan.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415118361
ISBN-10: 0415118360
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 17mm)
Pages: 308
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 27-Aug-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Joseph Wilson Trigg

Joseph W. Trigg is Rector of Christ Church (Episcopal), Port Tobacco Parish, La Plata, Maryland. His books include Origen: the Bible and Philosophy in the Third-century Church (Atlanta 1983) and Biblical Interpretation in the series Message of the Fathers of the Church (Delaware 1988).

Books By Joseph Wilson Trigg

Origen by Joseph Wilson Trigg
Hardback, August 1998
$161.10