Angels and demons according to Lactantius

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The Catholic University of America Press , Washington
Lactantius, ca. 240-ca. 320., Angels -- Christianity., Demono
Statementby Emil Schneweis.
SeriesThe Catholic University of America. Studies in Christian antiquity, ed. by Johannes Quasten,, no. 3
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LC ClassificationsBT966 .S36
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 168 p.
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Open LibraryOL186592M
LC Control Numbera 44002854
OCLC/WorldCa1243144

Angels And Demons According To Lactantius book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1). Lactantius' Christology is closely related to his angelology. According to him, Christ, like the angels, came from God's breath, but was also God's spoken Word. Lactantius believed in a form of Subordinationism, but clearly distinguished between angels and Christ.

Angels were also ministers and guardians of humankind.5/5(1). Angels and demons according to Lactantius. Washington, Catholic University of America Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Lactantius; Lactance; Lactantius; Lucius Caecilius Firmianus Lactantius: Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors /.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, Angels and Demons According to Lactantius Volume 3 of Catholic University of America Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America studies in Christian antiquity Satanism Series Issue 3 of Studies in Christian antiquity Issue 3 of The Catholic University of America studies in Christian antiquity: Author: Emil Schneweis: Edition: reprint.

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The time – At the fall of Satan, many angels followed him in that rebellion (demons are fallen angels). A third of the angelic host seem to have fallen with Satan (Rev – the imagery of Satan as a “dragon” and angels/demons as “stars”).

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It is important to separate Christian tradition from what the Bible says on this (and other topics). To start with demons, God’s revelation to Israel known as the Old Testament says that they are false gods: Deut “They sacrificed to demons w. He believed that according to nature, human being can never like the angels, but according to God's grace, human beings can be transformed to become like them.

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Aquinas's lengthy, detailed treatment of the doctrine of angels and demons cemented the Catholicism's believe on this matter for centuries to come. Hesiod thus speaks, “These are the demons according to the will of Zeus, Good, living on the earth, the guardians of mortal men.” And this is said for this purpose, because God had sent them as guardians to the human race ; but they themselves also, though they are the destroyers of men, yet wish themselves to appear as their guardians.

Whence Trismegistus calls him the ruler of the demons. But grammarians say that they are called demons, as though dœmones. Plato approves of the etymology given by Lactantius; for he says that good men, distinguished by great honours, after their death became demons, in accordance with this title of prudence and wisdom.

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Two of these regard the arch-demons as fallen angels, but in one type this angelic genesis of demons is much more prominent than in the other.

In the canonical literature Satan was regarded as one of the number of the Divine beings who formed Jahweh's. Angels and demons do clash. In the future, Michael and his angels will fight against Satan [the dragon] and his angels: And there was war in heaven.

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