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date: 28 January 2023

Epistle to Diognetuslocked

Epistle to Diognetuslocked

  • Wolfram Kinzig

Extract

Greek Christian apology of uncertain authorship, date (perhaps 3rd cent. ce), and provenance (perhaps *Alexandria (1)). It contains an exposition of the Christian doctrine of God, of the Christian life in the world, and of the reasons for and the time of the salvation of the sinner brought about by the coming of the Son of God. The ending (chs. 11–12) is perhaps secondary.

Subjects

  • Christianity
  • Greek Literature

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