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On the true doctrine

a discourse against the Christians

by Celsus

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English,

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity -- Controversial literature -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Christianity and other religions -- Roman -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.,
    • Rome -- Religion -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCelsus ; translated with a general introduction by R. Joseph Hoffmann.
      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      ContributionsHoffmann, R. Joseph.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR160.3 .C4413 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 146 p. ;
      Number of Pages146
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2715575M
      ISBN 100195041518, 019504150X
      LC Control Number86008619

      On the True Doctrine. A Discourse Against the Christians. Celsus Translated by R. Joseph Hoffman Publication Date - February ISBN: pages Paperback In Stock. Home > Fathers of the Church > On Christian Doctrine > Book I. On Christian Doctrine (Book I) The true objects of enjoyment, then, are the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, who are at the same time the Trinity, one Being, supreme above all, and common to all who enjoy Him.

      The great plan of happiness to be an eternal and true Doctrine must have apply to, be fair and equal to, and ultimately have power to provide happiness and save all of God’s children. Again True Doctrine as defined by the Church need be eternal. Need Not Change. And need be applicable to all of God’s Children in a way that is fair. Preface, showing the utility of the treatise on Christian doctrine. BOOK I. Containing a general view of the subjects treated in Holy Scripture. The author divides his work into two parts, one relating to the discovery, the other to the expression, of the true sense of Scripture. He shows that to discover the meaning we must attend.

      And now, behold, my beloved brethren, this is the way; and there is none other way nor name given under heaven whereby man can be saved in the kingdom of God. And now, behold, this is the doctrine of Christ, and the only and true doctrine of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, which is one God, without end. Amen (2 Nephi ). Jan 08,  · To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Internet Archive today. The average donation is $ If everyone chips in $5, we can keep our website independent, strong and ad-free. Right now, a generous supporter will match your donation 2 Pages:


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