Early Christian Creeds by J.n.d. KellyEarly Christian Creeds by J.n.d. Kelly

Early Christian Creeds

byJ.n.d. Kelly

Paperback | November 14, 2006

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Provides a study of the rise, development and use of formularies in the creative centuries of the Church's history. This book opens with an examination of creedal elements in the New Testament and features an enquiry into the relation of creeds to the rite of Baptism. It also contains a reconstruction of the expansion of the Roman Creed.
Title:Early Christian CreedsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:460 pages, 8.46 × 5.43 × 1.28 inPublished:November 14, 2006Publisher:BloomsburyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0826492169

ISBN - 13:9780826492166


Table of Contents

Preface Bibliography Abbreviations 1. Creedal Elements in the New Testament 2. Creeds and Baptism 3. The Movement Towards Fixity 4. The old Roman Creed 5. The teaching of the old Roman Creed 6. Creeds Western and Eastern 7. The Creed of Nicea 8. The Meaning and use of the Nicene Creed 9. The Age of Synodal Creeds 10. The Constantinopolitan Creed 11. The Teaching and History of Creed 12. The Apostles' Creed 13. The origins of the Apostles' Creed Index

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