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Simon Magus in Patristic, Medieval and Early Modern Traditions (Studies in the History of Christian Traditions 125) (Studies in the History of Christian Thought) [Hardcover]

By Alberto Ferreiro, Reto Guntli (Photographer), Agi Simoes (Photographer), Claude Checconi (Translator), Haike Falkenberg (Translator), Marian Simms (Editor) & Jon Buller
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The volume discusses the post-New Testament Simon Magus from the era of the Church Fathers beginning with Justin Martyr to the early modern era represented in a seventeenth century Baroque relief in the Cathedral of Oviedo, Spain. Sources consulted are artistic, theological texts, historical chronicles, sermons, hagiographies, vernacular literatures, biblical commentaries, and heresiologies. Topics explored are: Traditions and Historiography; Types of Simon Magus in Anti-Gnostic sources; a comparison of the Acts of Peter and the Passions of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul; Jerome and Vincent of Lrins on Simon Magus; the Nicolaitian heresy; the Fall of Simon Magus in the Church Fathers; Simon Magus, Dogs, and Simon Peter; Simon Magus in Irish and English medieval legends; Simon Magus, Nicolas of Antioch, and Muhammad; Vincent Ferrer and the canonical and apocryphal Simon Magus; Simon Magus in the Cathedral of Len, Spain; Simon Magus in the Cathedral of Oviedo, Spain; and a full bibliographical inventory- 99 entries- of Simon Magus in artistic expression. The book is illustrated with about 15 artistic reproductions. The volume contains author and subject indexes and a full bibliography of works consulted.



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Studio: Brill Academic Pub
Pages   371
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1.25" Width: 6.75" Height: 10"
Weight:   1.8 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Sep 1, 2005
Publisher   Brill Academic Pub
ISBN  9004144951  
ISBN13  9789004144958  


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1Books > Subjects > History > World > General
2Books > Subjects > History > World > Medieval
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Church History > Gnosticism
4Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > New Testament > Study



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