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Irenaeus of Lyons /

During the second century the Christian world was shaken by the Gnostics. Irenaeus came from Asia Minor via Rome to become bishop of Lyons, clarify Christian doctrines and fight the Gnostics with a major, five-volume work. He was a living part of his contemporary culture and his approach filled earl...

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Main Author: Grant, Robert M. 1917-2014.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
Series: Early church fathers.
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