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The Early Church

Henning Graf Reventlow

in The Oxford Illustrated History of the Bible

Published in print July 2001 | ISBN: 9780198601180
Published online April 2009 |
 The Early Church

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This chapter discusses the study and use of the Bible in the early church. Topics covered include the use of the Old in the New Testament, the Apostolic Fathers, early apologetics, Gnosis movement, Irenaeus of Lyons, Origen, and Theodore of Mopusuestia.

Keywords: Bible; scripture; church; Old Testament; New Testament

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Subjects: Religious Studies ; Biblical Studies

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