Volume I, Preface. Daily Round. Divinity of Christ. Origin of Sin. Fight for Mansoul. Against Symmachus 1. (Loeb Classical Library)

Volume I, Preface. Daily Round. Divinity of Christ. Origin of Sin. Fight for Mansoul. Against Symmachus 1. (Loeb Classical Library)

by Prudentius
     
 

Prudentius (born 348 CE) used allegory and classical Latin verse forms in the service of Christianity. His works include the Psychomachia, an allegorical description of the struggle between (Christian) virtues and (pagan) vices; lyric poetry; and--a valuable source on Christian iconography-- poetic inscriptions for biblical scenes on the walls of aSee more details below

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Prudentius (born 348 CE) used allegory and classical Latin verse forms in the service of Christianity. His works include the Psychomachia, an allegorical description of the struggle between (Christian) virtues and (pagan) vices; lyric poetry; and--a valuable source on Christian iconography-- poetic inscriptions for biblical scenes on the walls of a church.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674994263
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1949
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #387
Edition description:
4th printing/1st pub.1949
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
1,088,324
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Preface

The Daily Round

The Divinity Of Christ

The Origin Of Sin

The Fight For Mansoul

Reply To Symmachus, Book I

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