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Re: [GTh] Theophilus

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  • sarban
    ... From: Michelle To: Sent: Saturday, July 23, 2005 3:52 PM Subject: [GTh] Theophilus ... ...
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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Michelle" <chellebell_12@...>
      To: <gthomas@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Saturday, July 23, 2005 3:52 PM
      Subject: [GTh] Theophilus


      > I was wondering if anyone has read the books written by Theophilus of
      > Antioch. In Acts1:1-3 Luke is writing a letter to him.
      >
      > Acts ch 1
      > 1In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to
      > do and to teach
      <SNIP>
      > http://www.earlychristianwritings.com/theophilus.html
      >
      > that is the link to the three books written by Theophilus...they seem
      > to be the lost teachings of Jesus brought by the Holy Spirit. I find
      > these three books amazing.
      > -Michelle
      >
      Theophilus wrote sfter 180 CE (see the mention of the death of
      Marcus Aurelius in Book 3 chapter 27) Hence he is a different
      Theophilus than the one addressed by Luke c 100 CE

      Andrew Criddle
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