<b>Clement's Concept of God (II): The Son as Logos</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:

Series: Oxford Early Christian Studies

 Clement's Concept of God (II): The Son as Logos

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Clement’s Logos-theology concerns the function, status, and role of the Son in relation to the Father. On the one hand, it emphasizes the Son’s peculiar or paradoxical position as being distinct from the One as the knowable One-Many; and united with the One, on the other. Questions related to his pre-existence, generation, and divinity are also discussed.

Keywords: Logos-theology; pre-existence; generation; divinity

Chapter.  7629 words. 

Subjects: Early Christianity

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