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Title A companion to second-century Christian "heretics" / edited by Antti Marjanen and Petri Luomanen
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (385 pages)
Contents Basilides the Gnostic / Birger A. Pearson -- Sethianism / Michael A. Williams -- The school of Valentinus / Ismo Dunderberg -- Marcion / Heikki Räisänen -- Tatian the Assyrian / William L. Petersen -- Bardaisan of Edessa / Nicola Denzey -- Montanism : egalitarian ecstatic "new prophecy" / Antti Marjanen -- Cerinthus / Matti Myllykoski -- Ebionites / Sakari Häkkinen -- Nazarenes / Petri Luomanen -- Jewish Christianity of the Pseudo-Clementines / F. Stanley Jones -- Elchasaites and their book / Gerard P. Luttikhuizen
Summary The book deals with thinkers and movements that were embraced by many second-century religious seekers but which are now largely forgotten or known only as "heretics": Basilides, Sethianism, Valentinus' school, Marcion, Tatian, Bardaisan, Montanists, Cerinthus, Ebionites, Nazarenes, Jewish-Christianity of the "Pseudo-Clementines," and Elchasites
Analysis Christianity Church history theology heretics heresies 2nd c
krščanstvo cerkvena zgodovina teologija krivoverci krivoverstva heretiki herezije 2. stol
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Christian heresies.
Christian heretics -- Biography.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Luomanen, Petri, 1961-
Marjanen, Antti.
ISBN 9004186867
9047444329 (electronic bk.)
9789047444329 (electronic bk.)