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<b>Clement: Christian Writer in Second‐Century Alexandria</b>

Henny Fiskå Hägg

in Clement of Alexandria and the Beginnings of Christian Apophaticism

Published in print June 2006 | ISBN: 9780199288083
Published online September 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191604164 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199288089.003.0002

Series: Oxford Early Christian Studies

 Clement: Christian Writer in Second‐Century Alexandria

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The first part of this chapter deals with the social, cultural, and religious aspects of the city of Alexandria around 200 AD. The second part discusses the origins of the Christian Church in Alexandria, including the catechetical school. The third part traces what is known of Clement’s life, works, and audience.

Keywords: Alexandria; origins of Alexandrian Christianity; catechetical school; life; works; audience

Chapter.  15387 words. 

Subjects: Early Christianity

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