Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 April 2011

5 1/2 X 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199209088

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Scholarship in the Service of the Church

Ronald E. Heine

  • 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