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Origen"s Doctrine of Tradition by R. P. C. Hanson

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Written in English


  • Christian Theology - History,
  • Theology,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Christianity - Theology - History

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Number of Pages226
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ISBN 101592445845
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OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction: the date and order of Origen's works --The meaning of tradition --Origen's translators --The Bible as the source of the church's tradition in Clement and Origen --Clement's doctrine of the rule of faith and of secret tradition --Origen's doctrine of secret tradition --Origen's doctrine of the rule of faith --The. The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine, Volume 3 The Growth of Medieval Theology ().   "A magnificent history of doctrine."—New York Review of Books "In this volume Jaroslav Pelikan continues the splendid work he has done thus far in his projected five-volume history of the development of Christian doctrine, defined as 'what the Church believes, teaches, and confesses on the basis of the word of God.' The entire work will become an indispensable resource not only for the. The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine, Vol. 1: The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition () (Volume 1) Paperback – Aug by. Jaroslav Pelikan (Author) › Visit Amazon's Jaroslav Pelikan Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and s:

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Hanson has become thoroughly familiar with the writings of Origen, and is convinced that Origen's concern for tradition, whether institutional or oral, must be grounded in the Bible, if it is to be held and taught as valid. The author points out that with Clement, and his generation, the possibility of the survival of the oral tradition was assumed. The earliest documented Kabbalistic writing is called the Sepher Yetzirah, or the book of formation. One tradition is that Abraham wrote the book, placed it in a cave, and it was discovered later and published as the Sepher Yetzirah. Another tradition says that the Rabbi Akiva wrote it. He is supposed to be one of the greatest Kabbalists of all. christian-doctrine-history-PDF-books. In order to open and read these PDF books you will need to have Adobe Reader on your computer. If you do not have a copy of this free software, you can download it by clicking on the Adobe logo below. NOTE: New Christian Doctrine PDF books and Christian History PDF books continue to be added on a regular. Prior to Origen wrote De principiis, an ordered statement of Christian doctrine on an ambitious scale, based on the presupposition that every Christian is committed to the rule of faith laid down by the Apostles (the Creator as God of both Old and New Testaments, the incarnation of the preexistent Lord, the Holy Spirit as one of the divine triad, the freedom of rational souls, discarnate spirits, the .