Items related to On the Incarnation: De Incarnatione Verbi Dei (Popular...

On the Incarnation: De Incarnatione Verbi Dei (Popular Patristics Series)

4.29 avg rating
( 9,611 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780913836408: On the Incarnation: De Incarnatione Verbi Dei (Popular Patristics Series)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

"This is a good translation of a very great book.

"St Athanasius stood contra mundum for the Trinitarian doctrine 'whole and undefiled,' when it looked as if all the civilized world was slipping back from Christianity into the religion of Arius, into one of those 'sensible' synthetic religions which are so strongly recommended today and which then, as now, included among their devotees many highly cultivated clergymen. The glory of St Athanasius is that he did not move with the times; it is his reward that he now remains when those times, like all others, have passed away.

"When I first opened De Incarnatione I soon discovered by a very simple test that I was reading a masterpiece, for only a mastermind could have written so deeply on such a subject with such classical simplicity"

- C. S. Lewis, from the Introduction

On the Incarnation is part of the POPULAR PATRISTIC SERIES.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

ATHANASIUS, Bishop of Alexandria and one of the most illustrious defenders of the Christian faith, was born at Alexandria about the year 297. Before the outbreak of the Arian controversy, which began in 319, Athanasius had made himself known as the author of two essays addressed to a convert from heathenism, one of them entitled Against the Gentiles, and the other On the Incarnation of the Word. Both are of the nature of apologetical treatises, arguing such questions as monotheism, and the necessity of divine interposition for the salvation of the world; and already in the second may be traced that tone of thought respecting the essential divinity of Christ as the "God-man" for which he afterwards became conspicuous.

Language Notes:

Text: English, Latin (translation)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781420959550: On the Incarnation: (Translated by Archibald Robertson)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 1420959557 ISBN 13: 9781420959550
Publisher: Digireads.com Publishing, 2018
Softcover

9781434811240: On The Incarnation

Create..., 2007
Softcover

9781611044676: On the Incarnation

ReadaC..., 2011
Softcover

9780264653136: St Athanasius on the Incarnation: The Treatise De Incarnatione Verbi Dei

A. R. ..., 1953
Hardcover

9781483700403: Athanasius: On the Incarnation

Bottom..., 2013
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

St. Athanasius
Published by St Vladimirs Seminary Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0913836400 ISBN 13: 9780913836408
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
GoldBooks
(Austin, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: new. Seller Inventory # think0913836400

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 44.07
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

2.

St. Athanasius
Published by St Vladimirs Seminary Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0913836400 ISBN 13: 9780913836408
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
GoldenWavesOfBooks
(Fayetteville, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: new. Seller Inventory # HolzP_New_0913836400

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 44.07
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

3.

St. Athanasius
Published by St Vladimirs Seminary Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0913836400 ISBN 13: 9780913836408
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
GlassFrogBooks
(Hawthorne, CA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in NEW condition. Seller Inventory # 0913836400-2-1

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 61.91
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

4.

St. Athanasius
Published by St Vladimirs Seminary Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0913836400 ISBN 13: 9780913836408
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # Q-0913836400

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 61.43
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

5.

St. Athanasius, C. S. Lewis (Introduction)
Published by St Vladimirs Seminary Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0913836400 ISBN 13: 9780913836408
New Paperback Quantity: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. New revised. Seller Inventory # DADAX0913836400

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 67.19
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds