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27 Jun 2017




Irenaeus of Lyons and the Mosaic of Christ: Preaching Scripture in the Era of Martyrdom

by James G. Bushur

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Recent theological scholarship has shown increasing interest in patristic exegesis. The way early Christians read scripture has attracted not only historians, but also systematic and exegetical scholars. However, the Christian reading of scripture before Origen has been neglected or, more often, dominated by Gnostic perspectives. This study uses the writings of Irenaeus to argue that there...