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Origen: Selected Writings (Classics of Western Spirituality)

By: Origen
Paulist Press / 1979 / Paperback

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Origen was born in Alexandria close to the end of the second century. His life spanned the turbulent years during the collapse of the Roman Empire. He sought to rescue and transform what was best of the Roman world and to translate the Christian spiritual quest into a language intelligible to the thoughtful and educated nonbeliever of his day. Origen is one of the first and most important of the Christian mystics, and many of the great themes of spiritual literature can be traced back to him. Von Balthasar, the eminent Swiss theologian, in his preface says of him, "As twoering a figure as Augustine and Aquinas...his work is aglow with the fire of a Christian creativity which even in the greatest of his successors burned merely with a borrowed flame." The collected works in this volume represent the heart of Origen's spiritual vision.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 320
Vendor: Paulist Press
Publication Date: 1979
Dimensions: 6 X 9 (inches)
ISBN: 0809121980
ISBN-13: 9780809121984
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Series: Classics of Western Spirituality

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Here are the important and influential writings of a Christian mystic and early father of the Church. Origen (c. 185-254) was born in Alexandria and lived through the turbulent years during the collapse of the Roman Empire.

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