The Arians of the Fourth Century

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Wipf and Stock Publishers, Dec 3, 1996 - Religion - 262 pages
Early in his career, Newman immersed himself deeply in the study of the church fathers. This volume is a fine academic study, as well as a source of insight into the spirituality of Newman. Important for students of Arianism and Athanasius, as well as Cardinal Newman himself.

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For its insights into shifts in historical method in the nineteenth century, it's pretty interesting. I concede that Newman has his charms! Read full review

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Contents

DOCTRINAL
8
Sophists
18
CHAPTER II
73
The Scripture Doctrine Of The Trinity
82
Variations In The AnteNicene Theological Statements
97
The Arian Heresy
108
HISTORICAL
126
Council
137
CHAPTER IV
145
SemiArians
164
Councils After The Reign Of Constantius
187
The Ecumenical Council Of Constantinople In The Reign Of Theodo
197
CREED OF NIC∆A
209
APPENDIX
215
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Newman, the Tractarian Leader and later Cardinal, exercised profound religious influence on 19th century England.

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