By Judith L. Kovacs
The church fathers accumulated the following comprise Augustine of Hippo, Irenaeus, Gregory of Nyssa, Athanasius, Origen, John Chrysostom, and lots of extra. previous the line-by-line exegesis are a lucid essay through Robert Louis Wilken on how the church fathers interpreted the recent testomony, an informative advent to at least one Corinthians by way of Kovacs, and chapters of basic patristic remark on Paul and in this letter. finishing the quantity are numerous invaluable appendixes and indexes.
Freshly translating many passages into idiomatic English for the 1st time, Kovacs doesn't only excerpt random rates from the church fathers yet in its place produces a sustained interplay with their direct reviews on 1 Corinthians. This soaking within the knowledge of the earlier is certain to spiritually refresh and intellectually sharpen modern readers who search to raised comprehend this a part of Scripture.
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1 Corinthians: Interpreted by Early Christian Medieval Commentators: Interpreted by Early Christian and Medieval Commentators (The Church's Bible) by Judith L. Kovacs