General History of the Christian Religion and Church, Volume 1

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Crocker & Brewster, 1849 - Church history
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Contents

Ascetic tendency growing out of this Idealism The Therapeutae 58G2
62
Influence of this difference on the shaping of the system of morals
63
Spread of Christianity 6886
68
The devout enthusiastic lite of its confessors a witness for Christianity
75
Favorable or hostile relation of the state of religion as above described to
83
Europe First of all Rome Lugdunum Vienna in Gaul From thence
84
Public opinion Popular hatred 9293
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Hadrian Forbids riotous attacks Complaints against them by
101
Commodus Reason of his milder behavior towards the Christians 117119
117
Tranquillity under Heliogabalus and Alexander Severus The lararium
125
Dccius Trajan Design of the Emperor to supplant Christianity entirely
131
The Christians under Gallienus and Macrianus Decree of toleration
140
Meeting of Diocletian with Galerius at Nicomedia Destruction of
147
Constantius Chlorus Caesar in Spain Gaul Britain His mildness
154
like
172
Entire rejection and pompous excess of worship Marcosians Two
178
SECTION SECOND
179
The charisma of government xfuua Kvfjepvriacuc Unsuitableness
182
Office of the deacons 188189
188
Revolt of the Christian consciousness against the pretensions of
196
In place of the gospel equality subordination of some of the communities
203
Preeminent rank of Peter Gradual origin of the view that Rome
213
The church as an institution for education Church penance
218
Character of Manichteism History of its founder Western and East
222
Novatus His appointment of Felicissimus to the office of deacon 224228
224
Cyprian opposed to the excessive veneration of the confessors
230
Schism of Novatian in Borne 237248
237
Novatians conception of the purity of the church Contaminated
247
Prominent virtues of the Christians Christian brotherly love
254
Occupations and trades which were forbidden Penalty for visiting
262
Different views respecting the propriety of taking any civil or military
269
Gnosticism attacked on one side by the church on another by Neo
390
Judaizing and antiJewish Gnostics Points of transition between
396
Pantheistic character of the system Soul of the world Ialdabaoth
397
Individual religiousmoral ideas of the Basilidean school Doctrine
417
Antinomiauism Crucifixion of Simon of Cyrene Ridicule of martyr
447
AntiJewish Gnostics who strove to apprehend Christianity in
455
Marcus Lucan Apelles 473478
473
Birth and residence of Valentine Relation to Basilides Selflimitation
484
Manis doctrines Connection with the sect of Magusiims Light
488
The Doctrine of the Catholic Church as it unfolded itself in opposition
506
Montanus History of his development His prophetesses 513514
513
Attack of the Montanistic notion of inspiration The new Montanistic
519
The Alexandrian School
527
Prosecution of Clements ideas by Origen Fundamental position
544
Twofold principle of scriptural exposition All scripture a revelation
557
Doctrine concerning God God as omnipresent as undeniable Refer
564
Doctrine of the Trinity Fundamental marks of it in the New Testa
571
First Class Said to be dominant in the most ancient Roman church
579
Mediatory monarchian tendency Indwelling of the deity in Christ
591
Difference between the Western and Eastern mode of apprehending
603
Doctrine concerning human nature Its connection with the doctrine
610
The Alexandrian church Clement on the fall of man Connection
630
Doctrine of the last things Millenium Papias Irenteus Anti
654
Clement of Rome Epistle to the Corinthians Fragment of a second
660
Tatian Conversion by means of Justin Discourse to the Gentiles 671678
671
Irenaeus His relation to Polycarp Position with regard to Montanism
677
Hippolytus His place of residence Commentary on the scriptures
683
Caius Kovatin Minucius Felix 689
689
The school of Origcn Heraclas Dionysius of Alexandria Pierius
711
Methodius Controversy with Origen His writings 720
720
Citations 733740
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Page 196 - All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.
Page 285 - Some trust in chariots, and some in horses : but we will remember the name of the LORD our God.
Page 572 - The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with all of you.
Page 435 - The woman saith unto him, Sir, give me this water, that I thirst not, neither come hither to draw.
Page 247 - But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and of silver, but also of wood and of earth ; and some to honour, and some to dishonour. 21 If a man therefore purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honour, sanctified, and meet for the master's use, and prepared unto every good work.
Page 269 - For he that is called in the Lord, being a servant, is the Lord's freeman: likewise also he that is called, being free, is Christ's servant.
Page 326 - For the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit : for he that herein serveth Christ is wellpleasing to God and approved by men.
Page 706 - Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.
Page 227 - Afterward Jesus findeth him in the temple, and said unto him, Behold, thou art made whole: sin no more, lest a worse thing come unto thee.
Page 661 - The works of our Saviour were always conspicuous, for they were real; both those that were healed, and those that were raised from the dead ; who were seen not only when they were healed or raised, but for a long time afterwards: not only whilst he dwelled on this earth, but also after his departure, and for a good while after it, insomuch that some of them have reached to our times...

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