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Hermas and Christian prophecy. A study of the eleventh mandate. by J. Reiling

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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English


  • Hermas, 2nd cent.,
  • Prophecy -- Christianity -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBy J. Reiling.
SeriesSupplements to Novum Testamentum ;, v. 37
LC ClassificationsBR115.P8 R44
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 197 p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5095273M
ISBN 109004037714
LC Control Number74166980

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  African Studies American Studies Ancient Near East and Egypt Art History Asian Studies Book History and Cartography Biblical Studies Classical Studies Education Cited by: 1. "Preliminary Material" published on 01 Jan by Brill. THE SHEPHERD OF HERMAS. [This book is thus entitled, because it was composed by Hermas, brother to Pius, bishop of Rome; and because the Angel, who bears the principal part in it, is represented in the form and habit of a shepherd. Irenæus quotes it under the very name of Scripture. One of the best overall books on Bible prophecy that has ever been published is Things to Come by Dwight Pentecost (Zondervan, ). It is scholarly and comprehensive, written for serious, college-level students. Surveys. My book, God’s Plan for the Ages (), contains a comprehensive survey of all aspects of Bible prophecy. It was written.

The Shepherd of Hermas is an early second century Christian work composed, probably over a period of time by one author called Hermas1. Whatever we know about him is gleaned from his work. He was a Christian freedman who previously had been bought as a slave by a Roman Christian lady of some so-cial standing and subsequently set free. The Shepherd of Hermas (Greek: Ποιμὴν τοῦ Ἑρμᾶ, Poimēn tou Herma; Latin: Pastor Hermae), sometimes just called The Shepherd, is a Christian literary work of the late first half of the second century, considered a valuable book by many Christians, and considered canonical scripture by some of the early Church fathers such as Irenaeus. A prophecy of Egypt emerges, given mainly as an example through which to express certain philosophical percepts. What follows now is a small fragment from Asclepius III which contains the prophecy: Trismegistus: Do you not know, Asclepius, that Egypt is an image of heaven, or, to speak more exactly, in Egypt all the operations of the powers.   The Shepherd of Hermas is an early Christian work of the 1st and 2nd centuries, containing a series of visions and parables that a former Roman slave receives in dialogues with was quoted as scripture by the early church father Irenaeus, and it found its way into one of the earliest complete Bibles in existence, the Codex church father Eusebius stated it was still read.