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Early Chrstn Texts & Contexts

T. Foley

A close study of such seminal texts of early Christian literature as the Gospel of Mark, Paul\005C2019s Epistle to the Romans, Irenaeus of Lyons\005C2019 Against Heresies, Origen\005C2019s On First Principles, and Augustine\005C2019s Confessions and On Christian Doctrine. Care will be taken to attend to the appropriate historical, cultural and literary contexts.
Satisfies a major requirement.
Students entering 2012: satisfies Philosophy and Religion distribution requirement.