Thoughts on the Athanasian creed
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Thoughts on the Athanasian creed a sermon preached at Stony Stratford, April 12, 1790, ... by John Hey, ... by John Hey

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Published by printed by J. Archdeacon; for J. & J. Merrill, Cambridge; T. Cadell, B. White & Son, T. Payne & Son, R. Foulder [and 2 others in London] in Cambridge .
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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1985. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 1180, no 12).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1180, no. 12.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL16822322M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robinson, J. Armitage (Joseph Armitage), Some thoughts on the Athanasian Creed. Wilmore, Ky.: Asbury.   Commonplace Book 1: C.S. Lewis on the Athanasian Creed St. Athanasius has suffered in popular estimation from a certain sentence in the “Athanasian Creed.” I will not labour the point that that work is not exactly a creed and was not by . Athanasian Creed, the, one of the symbols of the Faith approved by the Church and given a place in her liturgy, is a short, clear exposition of the doctrines of the Trinity and the Incarnation, with a passing reference to several other dogmas. Unlike most of the other creeds, or symbols, it deals almost exclusively with these two fundamental truths, which it states and restates in terse and varied forms .   Like the Apostles’ Creed, it encapsulates the entire good news of the gospel into a short and rich summary. It describes the triune God, who turns toward humanity in the person of Jesus, the God-man who suffered, died, rose again, and ascended. Additionally, the creed goes on to express our future hope, the purpose of living the Christian life.

Athanasian Creed (Quicunque Vult) Lutheran Book of Worship Whoever wants to be saved should above all cling to the catholic faith. Whoever does not guard it whole and inviolable will doubtless perish eternally. Now this is the catholic faith: We worship one God in trinity and the Trinity in unity, neither confusing the personsFile Size: KB.   Just came across your blog and found it very interesting! Thanks. A few comments, though: While Chris (comment #3) is correct that the Episcopal prayer book doesn’t mandate use of the Athanasian Creed on Trinity Sunday, it nonetheless is included on page along with the Council of Chalcedon’s definition of the union of the divine and human natures in the person of Christ. Dorothy Sayers was a mystery writer who also wrote books on theology. 2. I am interested in books that discuss the fundamentals of the Christian faith. When I got the book, I was particularly pleased that this book promotes the importance of the Christian creeds -- the Apostle's Creed, the Nicene Creed, and the Athanasian Creed/5. Athanasian Creed and Modern Thought by Thomas Murray Gorman (Author) ISBN Format: Paperback.

  The Athanasian Creed takes this question – which for some faithful Christians is still a topic that is open for discussion – and removes any ambiguity from it. [Note that I haven’t even gotten to the other passage that seems problematic from a Lutheran perspective: Those who have done good will enter eternal life, those who have done evil will enter eternal fire.   The references below are not exhaustive. The text for the Athanasian Creed itself comes from the Lutheran Service Book pages , with the verses of the Creed in the parenthesis. Unlike the Apostles’ and Nicene Creeds I have broken the Creed into five main sections, assigning a hymn to each. These hymns highlight the five main parts of.   Martin Luther thought highly of the Athanasian Creed. He said of it: I doubt whether, since the time of the Apostles in the New Testament Church, a more important and glorious creed has been written. (W ) High praise, indeed.   The Athanasian Creed, named for St. Athanasius to whom it has been attributed, is often called the Quicunque, from the first words in Latin – Quicunque vult salvus esse, “whoseoever wishes to be saved”.Although there is some doubt as to whether this Creed was in fact written by St. Athanasius (the doubt arises on account of lack of reference from early Fathers, as well as the distinctly.