TITLE

A matter of Christology

AUTHOR(S)
Bondi, Roberta
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Christian Century;03/17/99, Vol. 116 Issue 9, p316
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the experience of the author in teaching a graduate class on the early church's view of Jesus Christ. Christological issues that created havoc in the early church; Description of the author's students; Alexandrian tradition.
ACCESSION #
1687131

 

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