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Published: 22 February 2011

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199209071

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Scholarship in the Service of the Church

Ronald E. Heine

Christian Theology in Context

  • Provides a chronological treatment of Origen's works that reveals developments in his thought over time
  • Engages with recent scholarship on Origen to provide an up-to-date account of the man and his work
  • Explains technical language aspects of Origen's work to make his ideas accessible to a non-specialist
  • Draws on numerous studies of Alexandria and Caesarea to provide a detailed examination of the urban context in which Origen lived and worked