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  • In Carthage its currency is proven by the references of Tertullian, and the phraseology of the Acts of Perpetua and Felicitas (§§ 4, 12); in Alexandria by the citations of Clement (Paed.
  • Thus Marcion rejected it on the ground of its Jewish character (Tertullian, c. Marcion, iv.
  • Amongst the chiliasts were Cerinthus, Papias, Justin, Irenaeus, Hippolytus, Tertullian and Victorinus.'
  • Hence the conflict which made Trajan appear in the eyes of Christians like Tertullian the most infamous of monsters.
  • The invectives against idolatry of the early Jewish and Christian apologists, of Philo, Minucius Felix, Tertullian, Arnobius, Lactantius and others, are very good reading and throw much light on the question how an ancient pagan conceived of his idols.
 

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