Early Christian thought and the classical tradition; studies in Justin, Clement, and Origen.

New York, Oxford University Press, 1966.

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Subjects Clement, of Alexandria, Saint, approximately 150-approximately 215.
Justin, Martyr, Saint.
Description 174 pages ; 21 cm
Copyright Date 1966.
Notes Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages [124]-170).
Summary This book takes three Christian thinkers, Justin, Clement of Alexandria, and Origen, and shows what the debate looked like from the Christian side. It draws on the pagan critics of the Church to illustrate the case the Christians had to answer. The examination of the Christian synthesis illustrates the extent to which penetrating criticism of the classical tradition was combined with a profound acceptance of its humanism.
Contents The vindication of Christianity -- The liberal puritan -- The illiberal humanist -- The perennial issue.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)387187
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WorldCat Identities Chadwick, Henry, 1920-2008.
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