C.H. Roberts, 4 March 1982
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Cape, 445 pp., £8.95, January 1982, 0 224 01735 7Show More
The Foreigner: A Search for the First-Century Jesus by Desmond Stewart.
Hamish Hamilton, 181 pp., £9.95, October 1981, 0 241 10686 9Show More
Satan: The Early Christian Tradition by Jeffrey BurtonRussell.
Cornell, 258 pp., £14, November 1981, 0 8014 1267 6Show More
“... belief. How the theologians of the early Church wrestled with the problem is the subject of J.B. Russell’s new book. His earlier volume, The Devil, was a historical study of the personification of the principle of evil in Antiquity down to and including primitive Christianity, and rightly stressed that the concept of an evil power, the prince of this ...”