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Books and Readers in the Early Church

A History of Early Christian Texts

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English
Pages
352

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Cover of: Books and Readers in the Early Church
Books and Readers in the Early Church: A History of Early Christian Texts
September 23, 1997, Yale University Press
Paperback in English
Cover of: Books and readers in the early church
Books and readers in the early church: a history of early Christian texts
1995, Yale University Press
in English

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First Sentence

"So wrote the Christian scholar Origen of Alexandria in the third century in defending the Gospels against the pagan critic Celsus, who faulted them for their lack of literary distinction and characterized their authors as ignorant men who "had not even had a primary education.""

Classifications

Library of Congress
BR67.2

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
352
Dimensions
9.1 x 6.1 x 0.8 inches
Weight
1.2 pounds

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9411936M
ISBN 10
0300069189
ISBN 13
9780300069181
Library Thing
40955
Goodreads
1711513

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So wrote the Christian scholar Origen of Alexandria in the third century in defending the Gospels against the pagan critic Celsus, who faulted them for their lack of literary distinction and characterized their authors as ignorant men who "had not even had a primary education."
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