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Synonyms for Irenaeus

Greek theologian who was bishop of Lyons and an antiheretical writer

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From Iranaeus to Grotius is a remarkable collection of documents that illustrates the way in which Christian theology informed political ideas and practice for more than a millennium and a half.
Selections from many of the major figures are included: Iranaeus of Lyons, Tertullian, Origen, Augustine, Gelasius, Justinian, Bernard of Clairvaux, John of Salisbury, Bonaventure, Thomas Aquinas, Dante, Marsilius, John of Paris, William of Ockham, Thomas More, John Calvin, Martin Luther, John Knox, Richard Hooker, and Hugo Grotius.
The need and the willingness to fight isn't all that different from what Saint Iranaeus said: "The glory of God is the glory of people fully alive.
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