On the Incarnation: The Treatise De Incarnatione Verbi Dei

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St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1996 - Religion - 120 pages
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A universally acknowledged masterpiece of fourth-century patristic theology. As C. S. Lewis observes in his introduction: "When I first opened De Incarnatione I soon discovered by a very simple test that I was reading a masterpiece, for only a master mind could have written so deeply on such a subject with such classical simplicity."

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Wonderful book full of beautiful imagery. - Goodreads
Fascinating insight into the Early Church writings - Goodreads
The intro by CS Lewis was outstanding! - Goodreads
Wonderful introduction by CS Lewis. - Goodreads
Also, CS Lewis's introduction is wonderful! - Goodreads
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User Review  - Glen - Goodreads

This ancient classic was very strategic in preserving orthodox Christology in the 4th century. Despite its dated origins it is still very readable and relevant for the modern challenges to our ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alex Hannis - Goodreads

A great read on multiple levels. First, it was a pleasant read for Advent in December. Second, it was a great theological treatment on the Incarnation of Jesus. Third, it was a interesting historical ... Read full review

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