altIgThe Old Testament as Authoritative Scripture in the Early Churches of the East represents the latest scholarly research in the field of Old Testament as Scripture in Eastern Christianity. Its twelve articles focus on the use of the Old Testament in the earliest Christian communities in the East. The collection explores the authoritative role of the Old Testament in the churches of the East and its impact on the church's doctrine, liturgy, canon law, and spirituality.3 Origen draws upon Paula#39;s first letter to the Corinthians to establish his reading: the Old Testament priests are fulfilled by and correspond with the Christian leaders; the old ministers of the altar who receive the first-fruits typify the currentanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Old Testament as Authoritative Scripture in the Early Churches of the East|
|Publisher||:||Peter Lang - 2010|