Re: [GTh] Theophilus
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From: "Michelle" <chellebell_12@...>
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
> 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.
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