By James L. Papandrea
In this transparent and concise creation, James Papandrea units out 5 of the important photos of Christ that ruled trust and debate within the postapostolic age. whereas ideals at the flooring have been most probably extra tangled and no more outlined than we will be able to be aware of, Papandrea is helping us see how trademarks Christology was once cast because the starting of the church's orthodox confession.
This informative and clarifying learn of early Christology presents an effective floor for college kids to start to discover the early church and its Christologies.
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