On first principles / Origen ; being Koetschau's text of the De principiis, translated into English, together with an introduction and notes by G.W. Butterworth ; introduction to the Torchbook edition by Henri de Lubac.

; Koetschau, Paul, 1857-1939, ed ; Butterworth, G. W. (George William), 1879- tr ; Lubac, Henri de, 1896-1991
First Harper torchbook edition.. New York : Harper and Row, 1966.

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Standard Title De principiis. English
Other Title Origen on first principles
Other Authors Butterworth, G. W. 1879-
Koetschau, Paul, 1857-1939,
Lubac, Henri de, 1896-1991.
Subjects Bible -- Commentaries -- Early works to 1800.
Principle (Philosophy)
Theology, Doctrinal -- Early church.
Theology, Doctrinal -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Series Harper torchbooks. Cathedral library.
Description lxiv, 342 pages ; 21 cm.
Copyright Date 1966.
Notes Originally published: London : Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1936. With new preface.
Includes bibliographical references (pages [lix]-lxi) and indexes.
Contents Book I -- I. The Father -- II. Christ -- III. The Holy Spirit -- IV. Loss, or Falling Away -- V. Rational Natures -- VI. The End or Consummation -- VII. Things Corporeal and Incorporeal -- VIII. The Angels -- Book II -- I. The World and the Creatures in it -- II. The Perpetuity of Bodily Nature -- III. The Beginning of the World and its Causes -- IV. That There is One God of the Law and the Prophets, and that the God of the Old and New Covenants is the same -- V. The Just and the Good -- VI. The Incarnation of the Saviour -- VII. That it was the same Spirit who was in Moses and the rest of the Prophets and in the Holy Apostles -- VIII. The Soul -- IX. The World, and the Movements of Rational Creatures both Good and Evil, and the Causes of these Movements -- X. Resurrection and Punishment -- XI. The Promises -- Book III -- I. Free Will -- II. How the Devil and the Opposing Powers are, according to the Scriptures, at War with the Human Race -- III. The Threefold Wisdom -- IV. Whether the Statement made by Some is True, that Each Individual has Two Souls -- V. That the World is Originated and Subject to Decay, Since it took its Beginning in Time -- VI. The End -- Book IV -- I. The Inspiration of Divine Scripture -- II. How Divine Scripture Should be Read and Interpreted -- III. The Principle Underlying the Obscurities in Divine Scripture and its Impossible or Unreasonable Character in Places, if Taken Literally -- IV. Summary of Doctrine Concerning the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.
Genre Commentaries.
Early works.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)793518563
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WorldCat Identities Origen.
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