The Ecclesiastical History of the Second and Third Centuries

Illustrated from the Writings of Tertullian

By John Kaye

The Ecclesiastical History of the Second and Third Centuries

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  • ISBN: 9781597526722
  • Pages: 320
  • Publication Date: 5/4/2006
  • Retail Price: $33.00
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Web Price: $26.40

The Ecclesiastical History of the Second and Third Centuries

Illustrated from the Writings of Tertullian

By John Kaye

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PAPERBACK

  • ISBN: 9781597526722
  • Pages: 320
  • Publication Date: 5/4/2006
  • Retail Price: $33.00
Web Price: $26.40

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This useful work represents the substance of a course of lectures delivered by the author, as Regius Professor of Divinity at Cambridge, in the Lent and Easter terms of 1825. The second edition makes use of the insights from August Neander's work Antignosticus Geist des Tertullians (The Anti-Gnostic Spirit of Tertullian) and discusses that work at length in the In the Preface.

Contents
1. On Tertullian and His Writings
2. On the External History of the Church
3. On the State of Letters and Philosophy
4. On the Government of the Church
5. On the Doctrine of the Church
6. On the Ceremonies Used in the Church
7. Concerning the Heresies and Divisions Which
Troubled the Church

Contributors-

John Kaye

Bio(s)-

John Kaye (1783-1853) was Bishop of Bristol and Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Cambridge. Among his publications are 'The First Apology of Justin Martyr,' 'Some Account of the Writings and Opinions of Clement of Alexandria,' and 'Some Account of the Council of Nicea.'

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