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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1:23)of the Sonof God—the heavenly beingwho isthe expression of God's veryself and therefore of his will forhiscreatures. What Jesus was revealed tobe by ...
The Christisa heavenly figure who was “in the form ofGod”and who ... thefirstborn ofall creation;for in himall thingswere created,in heaven and on earth.
The first ofthese concernedthe nature and identity of the heavenly “power” which was saidto have become incarnate as, orin,Jesus.
He merely asserts that “hewho made the heaven andthe earth,” that is, the divine Word who is also calledGod's Son, “was enfleshed in the virgin” (Hom.
... where it resultsinabeliefin twoChrists, a heavenly Christ and an earthlyChrist, the former ofwhom only seems tohave a physical ormaterial embodiment.