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The earliest Christologies : five images of Christ in the postapostolic age

Author: James L Papandrea
Publisher: Downers Grove, Illinois : IVP Academic, an imprint of InterVarsity Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this clear and concise introduction, James Papandrea sets out the principal images of Christ that dominated belief and debate in a postapostolic age. While beliefs on the ground were likely more tangled and less defined than we can know, Papandrea helps us see how Logos Christology was forged at the beginning of the church's orthodox confession.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Papandrea, James L., 1963-
Earliest Christologies.
Downers Grove : InterVarsity Press, 2016
(DLC) 2016001644
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James L Papandrea
ISBN: 9780830851270 0830851275
OCLC Number: 921867494
Description: 132 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Five images of Christ in the postapostolic age --
Christ as angel: angel adoptionism --
Christ as prophet: spirit adoptionism --
Christ as phantom: docetism and docetic gnosticism --
Christ as cosmic mind: hybrid gnosticism --
Christ as word: logos Christology --
What, then, is orthodoxy?
Responsibility: James L. Papandrea.

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In this clear and concise introduction, James Papandrea sets out the principal images of Christ that dominated belief and debate in a postapostolic age. While beliefs on the ground were likely more tangled and less defined than we can know, Papandrea helps us see how Logos Christology was forged at the beginning of the church's orthodox confession.
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