St. Irenaeus of Lyons Against the Heresies

ISBN-10: 0809104547

ISBN-13: 9780809104543

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List price: $37.95
Publisher: Paulist Press
Publication date: 1/1/1991
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 320
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Title and Authenticity
Time of Composition
Irenaeus's Readers
Purpose and Plan of Adversus Haereses
Scripture and Tradition
Manuscript History
Printed Editions
The Valentinians' Absurd Explanation of the Origin of the Aeons
The Defection of Wisdom outside the Fullness and Her Restoration by Limit. The Emission of Christ and the Formation of Jesus
The Valentinians Misuse the Scriptures in Support of Their Errors
The Formation of Achamoth and of the Material World from Her Passion
The Formation of Demiurge and of Man
The Threefold Element in Persons. The Formation of Savior. Salvation is through Knowledge, Hence Good Works are Useless
The Three Classes of Persons and Their Eternal Lot
The Valentinians Pervert the Scriptures in Order to Prove Their Fabrications outside the Fullness
Refutation of the Gnostic Use of the Scriptures
The Rule of the Truth Is One in the Church Throughout the World
The System of Valentinus and His Followers
Tenets of the Followers of Ptolemaeus and Colorbasus
The Deceitful Arts and Wicked Practices of Marcus
The Marcosian System in Numbers and Letters
The Account of Silence to Marcus about the Generation of the Twenty-Four Characters and of Jesus
The Absurd Interpretations of the Marcosians
The Marcosian Theory That Created Things Were Made after the Pattern of the Invisible Beings
The Marcosians Distort Passages of the Pentateuch to Support Their Fabrications about Creation
The Marcosians Allege the Scriptures Prove That First-Father Was Unknown before Christ's Coming
The Marcosians Use Apocryphal and Spurious Writings, and They Pervert the Gospels
The Heretical Notions about Redemption
Deviations of the Heretics from the Ancient Faith
The Tenets and Practices of Simon Magus and Menander
The Errors of Saturninus and Basilides
The Tenets of Carpocrates
Tenets of Cerinthus, of the Ebionites, and of the Nicolaitans
Tenets of Cerdo and Marcion
Tenets of the Encratites, Tatian, and Others
The Barbeliotes
Tenets of the Ophites
Tenets of the Cainites
List of Abbreviations
Notes to Introduction
Notes to Text
Old and New Testaments
General Index
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