Fortress Press, 1980 - 184 pagini
For more than thirty years, The Christological Controversy has been an essential text for courses in theology, church history, and early Christianity that seek to better understand the development of Christology from its earliest roots to the Council of Chalcedon in 451.
The volume gives modern readers an idea entry point into the issues by presenting clear, fresh translations of the most important primary sources, along with simple and informative introductions to explain the context of the writings.
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TERTULLIAN. OF. CARTHAGE. The issuesIrenaeusfaced anddealtwith in Against Heresies were still realin the next generation. This is apparent from the passages excerpted herefromthe two treatises of Tertullian, Against Praxeas andOnthe ...
The basic issuefor Tertullian, therefore, wasthe questionwhether the salvation which theterm “resurrection” symbolizes included the physical aswellas the nonphysical parts of human nature. In dealingwith thisproblem, he doesnot simply ...
This repudiation of dualism goes hand in hand, for Tertullian, with a defense of the Logosdoctrine as he had received itfrom Greekspeaking Christian authors. His defense, undertaken at some lengthin the treatise Against Praxeas, ...
Thistroubled Tertullian because, whilehe insisted upon distinguishing Logosand Father withinthe sphere of the divine,hedid not believe that Jesus Christ,the incarnate Logos, is two separate things or items—personae.