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Published: 06 October 2005

306 Pages


ISBN: 9780199272181

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Origen on the Song of Songs as the Spirit of Scripture

The Bridegroom's Perfect Marriage-Song

J. Christopher King

Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs

  • Deals with topics of current appeal, such as early Christian attitudes to the body and sexuality, early Christian exegesis, readings of the Song of Songs
  • Shows that Origen's allegorical method is rooted in his epistemology and theological anthropology