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Published: 12 January 2012

264 Pages


ISBN: 9780199641536

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Irenaeus of Lyons and the Theology of the Holy Spirit

Anthony Briggman

Oxford Early Christian Studies

  • The first book length treatment of Irenaeus' theology of the Holy Spirit in English
  • Helps to explain the development of a Trinitarian account of God by revealing the transition from accounts utilizing binitarian logic to those utilizing Trinitarian logic
  • Highlights the central importance of Jewish forms of thought to early Christian theological accounts