Alexandria

Christian Platonists of Alexandria by Charles Bigg

Clement of Alexandria from Andre Thevet

Today’s free book is Charles Bigg’s detailed lectures on the Christian Platonists of Alexandria, which still provide useful information about the teachings of Philo, Clement of Alexandria and Origen.

This public domain title was digitised from the copy held in Spurgeon’s College library.

Charles Bigg [1840-1908], The Christian Platonists of Alexandria. Being the Bampton Lectures of the Year 1886. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1913. Hbk. pp.386. [Click here to visit the visit the download page for this title]

Table of Contents

  • Note
  • Preface
  1. Introduction. Philo and the Gnostics
  2. Clement
  3. Clement (continued)
  4. Origen
  5. Origen (continued)
  6. Origen (continued)
  7. The Reformed Paganism
  8. Summary
  • Index
Rob Bradshaw

Share
Published by
Rob Bradshaw

Recent Posts

Letters of Augustine of Hippo

Today's free book is a recently out-of-copyright translation of the letters of Augustine of Hippo.…

1 year ago

Studies in Arianism by Henry Melvill Gwatkin

Today's free book is a series of seven studies by Henry Gwatkin on Arianism. This…

1 year ago

Gwatkin’s History of the Church to 313AD

Today's free book is Henry Gwatkin's History of the Church up to the time of…

1 year ago

Irenaeus of Lugdunum (Lyons) by F.R. Montgomery Hitchcock

Ireneaus was a Second Century Bishop of Lugdunum in what is today southern France. He…

1 year ago

Clement of Alexandria by R.B. Tollinton, 2 Vols.

Today's free book is Richard Bertram Tollinton's substantial work on the life of Origen's predecessor…

2 years ago

Eusebius Pamphili, Bishop of Caesarea by F J Foakes Jackson

Today's free book is F J Foakes Jackson's collection of five essays on Eusebius Pamphili,…

2 years ago