Coptic christology in practice incarnation and divine participation in late antique and medieval Egypt by Stephen J. Davis

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Jesus Christ -- Person and offices.,
  • Coptic Church -- History.,
  • Egypt -- Church history.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-353) and indexes.

Book details

StatementStephen J. Davis.
SeriesOxford early Christian studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX134.E3 D37 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 371 p. :
Number of Pages371
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21837039M
ISBN 100199258627
ISBN 109780199258628
LC Control Number2008273787

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