By John J. Duffy, John Parker
The Synodicon Vetus is a brief nameless account, according to Greek assets, of neighborhood synods and Ecumenical Councils from the time of the Apostles to A.D. 886. It made its published debut in 1601, because of the cash and exertions of the Strasbourg theologian Johannes Pappus, who reproduced the truncated model bought to him numerous years previous via the copyist and bookdealer Andreas Darmarios.
The paintings, recognized purely in that shape beforehand, has usually raised readers' eyebrows; to a couple students it looked as if it would provide goods of data no longer attested somewhere else, to others it betrayed itself as a mass of confusion. The editors of the 1st serious variation think that, having rigorously sifted throughout the extant manuscripts and the literary assets, they've got restored the textual content to close its unique country and feature succeeded in elimination many of the secret linked to an strange rfile which maintains to be interested for historians of heresies, church councils, and literature.
By W. D. Westervelt
"Out of this wealthy fabric Mr. Westervelt makes an enticing e-book. so much individuals by no means outgrow fairy tales, and those have novelty and the glamor that we go together with far away tropical Polynesia." -Boston Transcript
"Mr. W. D. Westervelt has lived for a few years within the Hawaiian Islands, and this interpretation of Hawaiian mythology indicates a intensity of sympathy commensurable with that of Lafcadio Hearn for the japanese. a few of the tales, as for instance the final within the quantity, 'The bride from the under-world,' are advised with spirit and charm." -The Dial
"Not in basic terms to the anthropologist yet to the final reader to boot those myths have their allure, and the debt to the Mr. Westervelt for gathering and translating them is much from small." -Springfield Republican
"These legends show impressive number of material and remedy, from natural nature fable with delicacy of coloring and vividness of mind's eye, to ugly stories of cannibal canine and cannibal ghosts, of shark-gods and dragon-goddesses. This fascinating and important assortment varieties a continuation of a prior quantity, 'Legends of outdated Honolulu.'" -The Sewanee evaluate
"The mythology of Hawaii follows the legislation upon which all myths are built. The islanders have constructed a few appealing nature myths. convinced phenomena were saw and the mind's eye has outfitted the tale to the attention-grabbing item which has attracted attention." -Boston Transcript
TABLE OF CONTENTS
I. The Ghost of Wahaula Temple
II. Maluae and the Under-world
III. A Giant's Rock-throwing
IV. Kalo-eke-eke, the Timid Taro
V. mythical Canoe-making
VII. Kauhuhu, the Shark God of Molokai
VIII. The Shark-man of Waipio Valley
IX. The unusual Banana pores and skin
X. The outdated guy of the Mountain
XI. Hawaiian Ghost checking out
XII. How Milu grew to become the King of Ghosts
XIII. a trip to the King of Ghosts
XIV. Kalai-pahoa, the Poison-god
XV. Ke-ao-mele-mele, the Maid of the Golden Cloud
XVI. Puna and the Dragon
XVIII. The Bride from the Under-world
The Deceiving of Kewa
Homeless and Desolate Ghosts
Aumakuas, or Ancestor-ghosts 8
The Dragon Ghost-gods 5
Chas. R. Bishop
By Benjamin Walker
A concise survey of gnostic concept from its pre-Christian origins to its glossy manifestations. with dw, 1983
By Beverly Roberts Gaventa
First released in 1986. through reading key biblical texts, specifically in Luke-Acts, Paul, John, and 1 Peter, Gaventa goals to profit what conversion and transformation suggest within the context of first-century Christianity and to check that with understandings of being "born again."
By Ben Klassen
In 1983, Ben Klassen introduced "Racial Loyalty," the per month book of his association, the Church of the author (today known as Creativity). This e-book, close to a Bloody Racial struggle, comprises chosen articles and editorials from matters forty to eighty one of "Racial Loyalty" and comprises issues comparable to "Survival, growth and Advancement,"; "Operation Judah united states ,"; "Cleansing the Territory;" "If now not Creativity, what else is there?"; "Let Them Wither at the Vine,"; "War within the center East,"; "Saul, a Jewish Pharisee Rabbi, the major Instigator of Christianity,"; "Before the taking pictures ever starts,"; "Revolutionary Leadership," and lots more and plenty extra.
By Dennis W. Jowers, H. Wayne House
Even if and in what experience the Son of God may perhaps endlessly undergo his Father's will is a question that has ignited a firestorm of controversy in contemporary evangelical academy. On one aspect stand those that regard the confirmation of any inequality whatever within the Godhead as a revival of historical subordinationism. at the different stand folks who contemplate the Son functionally subordinate to the daddy even in the immanent Trinity, with out recognize to the Incarnation, and regard their trust as necessary to ancient orthodoxy. Many evangelicals, additionally, view the difficulty of subordination in the Trinity as pivotal to modern disputes concerning the position of ladies in church, domestic, and kingdom. If the kin of the divine individuals represent a paradigm for human existence, people on each side of the gender query argue, human family members should replicate both the divine people' exceptionless equality or their orderly differentiation of roles. while, others contemplate the problems of equality within the Trinity and gender family members beside the point to one another and accuse either complementarians and evangelical feminists of degrading the doctrine of the Trinity right into a partisan weapon. the recent Evangelical Subordinationism? gathers statement on evangelical debates approximately equality and subordination within the Trinity from representatives of the gamut of views simply pointed out. right here, evangelical theologians, biblical students, and church historians of generally differing theological orientations tackle themselves to the panoply of questions raised by way of those debates. This quantity, unheard of within the breadth and intensity of its insurance of the talk over subordination within the Trinity, may still turn into a regular resource for educating and learn on its topic.