Posted by: chuckbumgardner | December 9, 2008

Irenaeus on the incarnation

Nor did the Son truly redeem us by His own blood, if He did not really become man.

Irenaeus, Bishop of Lyons, c. 130-200.  Quoted from David W. Bercot, ed., A Dictionary of Early Christian Beliefs (Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 1998), 356.

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