History and literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius

by Pierre Champagne de Labriolle

Publisher: K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., Publisher: A.A. Knopf in London, New York

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  • Christian literature, Early -- Latin authors -- History and criticism.,
  • Latin literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Fathers of the church, Latin.

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Statementby Pierre de Labriolle ... translated from the French by Herbert Wilson; with introductory foreword by His Eminence Cardinal Gasquet.
SeriesHistory of civilization. [Christianity and the middle ages]
ContributionsWilson, Herbert, tr.
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LC ClassificationsBR67 .L32
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 555 p.
Number of Pages555
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Open LibraryOL6675081M
LC Control Number25004946
OCLC/WorldCa721136

  Claudio Moreschini is professor of Latin literature at the University of Pisa. He has published critical editions of Tertullian, Gregory of Nazianzus, and Apuleius. Among his translations are the works of Gregory of Nyssa and his essays include discussions of Boethius, Latin neo-Platonism, and the Cappadocian by: 8. Introduction. Tertullian is the first major Latin author of Christianity (and his sparse writings in Greek are lost). He was born in Carthage (c. CE) and died at a relatively high age (c. ).As the son of a pagan family, he was given a good rhetorical and legal education. In History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, Ltd., , pp. Examines Tertullian's .   History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius. Pierre de Labriolle. 27 Oct Hardback. US$ Add to basket. Saint Ambroise. M Saint Eveque de Milan Ambroise. 27 Sep Paperback. US$ Add to basket. The History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius. Professor Pierre de Labriolle.

The year one is the first year in the Christian calendar (there is no year zero), which is the calendar presently used (in unison with the Gregorian calendar) almost everywhere in the ionally, this was held to be the year Jesus was born; however, most modern scholars argue for an earlier or later date, the most agreed upon being between 6 BC and 4 BC. TERTULLIAN COLLECTION [2 BOOKS] Tertullian, full name Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus, c. – c. AD, was a prolific early Christian author from Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. He is the first Christian author to produce an extensive corpus of Latin Christian literature.   Yes, he was. By this time in the Roman Empire, or what was left of it, one could not attain any rank in government without being a Christian. Christianity had long been the state religion. He would’ve been born into the religion. One thing he is a. Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus, anglicised as Tertullian (c. c. AD), was a prolific early Christian author from Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. He is the first Christian author to produce an extensive corpus of Latin Christian literature. He also was a notable early Christian apologist and a polemicist against heresy/5.

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OCLC Number: Description: xxiii, pages 25 cm. Contents: Book I: The sources of origin --The first Latin versions of the Bible --The first Christian writers in the Latin tongue: Tertullian --Book II: The IIIrd century down to the peace of the church, A.D. --The Octavius of Minucius Felix --St.

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Please, subscribe or login to access all content. History and literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius, (History of civilization. [Christianity and the middle ages]) | P Labriolle | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Cambridge Core - Theology - The Cambridge History of Early Christian Literature - edited by Frances YoungCited by: Tertullian, Latin in full Quintus Septimus Florens Tertullianus, (born c.

/, Carthage [now in Tunisia]—died afterCarthage), important early Christian theologian, polemicist, and moralist who, as the initiator of ecclesiastical Latin, was instrumental in shaping the vocabulary and thought of Western Christianity. Life.

Knowledge of the life of Tertullian is based almost. Tertullian (/ t ər ˈ t ʌ l i ə n /; Latin: Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus; c. – c. ?AD) was a prolific early Christian author from Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. Of Berber origin, he was the first Christian author to produce an extensive corpus of Latin Christian literature.

He was an early Christian apologist and a polemicist against heresy, including Era: Patristic age. Tertullian believed the Christian's conscience should be sensitive to the idolatry associated with the gladiatorial shows, violent games, plays, literature, administration, and even business guilds.

"Our Lord Christ has surnamed Himself Truth, not Custom," and Christians should beware of being conformed to this world. Buy History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius (History of Civilization) 1 by De_Labriolle (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : De_Labriolle.

writings of Tertullian, Carthage, his city, and Latin, his language, were to gain prominence and give rise to a Latin Christianity.1 Though Tertullian (ca ca ) is the most important Christian writer2 in the development of Christian doctrine, he was not mentioned during the third century.

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[Pierre de Labriolle]. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Translated from the French. Description: xxiii, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Introduction: Latin Christian literature and the old learning --Bk.I The sources of origin --Ch.I The first Latin versions of the Bible --Ch.

II The first Christian writers in the Latin tongue: Tertullian The IIIrd century. History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius. The Threshold of the Pacific: an Account of the Social Organisation, Magic and Religion of the People of San Cristoval in the Author: B. Malinowski.

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The balance still found in Boethius, however, was destined to tilt in favor of Christianity and the Germanic tribes. Sources. Michael von Albrecht, A History of Roman Literature: From Livius Andronicus to Boethius (Leiden & New York: E.

Brill, ). Henry Chadwick, Augustine (Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, ). The History and Literature of Christianity From Tertullian to Boethius by Professor Pierre De Labriolle, Herbert Wilson (Translator) Hardcover, Pages, Published Pages: Add tags for "History and literature of Christianity: from Tertullian to Boethius".

All user tags (1) View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud. History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius by Pierre De Labriolle, Herbert Wilson (Translator), Aidan Gasquet (Foreword) Paperback, Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / This is a new release of the original : Patristic literature, body of literature that comprises those works, excluding the New Testament, written by Christians before the 8th century.

Patristic literature is generally identified today with the entire Christian literature of the early Christian centuries, irrespective of its orthodoxy or. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The History and Literature of Christianity From Tertullian to Boethius at Read honest and 5/5.

Pierre de Labriolle, History and Literature of Christianity from Tertullian to Boethius. Herbert Wilson. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul () pp. Chapter II. The First Christian Writers in the Latin Tongue: Tertullian.

Evans, Tertullian's Treatise on the Resurrection. London: SPCK, Anicius Manlius Severinus Boëthius, commonly called Boethius (/ b oʊ ˈ iː θ i ə s /; also Boetius /-ʃ ə s /; c. – AD), was a Roman senator, consul, magister officiorum, and philosopher of the early 6th century.

He was born about a year after Odoacer deposed the last Western Roman Emperor and declared himself King of us entered public service under Ostrogothic Born: c. ADRome, Kingdom of Odoacer. Tertullian, the prominent early apologist who produced the world’s first extensive corpus of Latin Christian literature was born as Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus in Carthage.

Widely recognized as the founder of Western theology he was one of the oldest extant Latin writers to propound the formal exposition of a Trinitarian theology. Early period. When Christianity at first appeared in Rome, introduced by Apostle Paul, the instruction of youth was largely confined to the basics of reading, writing and mathematics followed by the study of grammar, rhetoric, philosophy, and of the history was in verse; chief among which were the works of Horace and the peace of the Church.

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Herbert Wilson. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul () pp. Chapter II. The First Christian Writers in the Latin Tongue: Tertullian. L.J. van Lof, "The Plebs of the Psychici: are the Psychici of De Monogamia Fellow Catholics of Tertullian?". Introduction. Tertullian was born in Carthage (modern Tunis) at about the time of Polycarp’s death and probably trained as a lawyer.

He converted from his pagan background and devoted himself to writing impassioned books — more than 30 in total — in defense of the true faith. Tertullian (c. AD - ) was one of the first theologians of the Western Church & ranks among the most prominent of the early Latin fathers. His wide-ranging literary output offers a valuable insight into the Christian Church at a crucial stage in its : Juan DeJesus.Abstract.

The development of an early Christian position on suicide presents some interesting problems for the historian.

In two respects it resembles the ethics of abortion: First, Scripture is silent about both. 1 Second, arguments against the moral permissibility of either, formulated inferentially from Scripture by the church fathers, are easily rejected as being by: 9.

TERTULLIAN COLLECTION [2 BOOKS] Tertullian, full name Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus, c. – c. AD, was a prolific early Christian author from Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. He is the first Christian author to produce an extensive corpus of Latin Christian literature/5(3).