On the incarnation the treatise De incarnatione Verbi Dei by Athanasius Saint, Patriarch of Alexandria

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Published by Macmillan in New York .

Written in English

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  • Incarnation -- Early works to 1800.

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Statementby St. Athanasius ; translated and edited by Penelope Lawson ; with a foreword by Walter Hooper ; introduction by C.S. Lewis.
ContributionsLawson, Penelope, 1890-1977.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR65.A443 D413 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4265834M
ISBN 100020832001
LC Control Number81011767

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Answer: Incarnation is a term used by theologians to indicate that Jesus, the Son of God, took on human flesh. This is similar to the hypostatic union. The difference is that the hypostatic union explains how Jesus’ two natures are joined, and the Incarnation more specifically affirms His humanity.

The word incarnation means “the act of.

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