The quantity offers with the writings and the theology of the good Greek apologists of the 3rd and fourth centuries. Its goal is to spot the diversities and similarities among them. it may be asserted that there's a Christian-apologetic line of culture from Origen to Eusebius, and additional to Athanasius, and that this has a specific theological and literary profile.
Der Band zielt darauf ab, die Texte und die Theologie der großen griechischsprachigen Apologeten des dritten und vierten Jahrhunderts in ihrer Unterschiedenheit und in ihren Gemeinsamkeiten wahrzunehmen. Die Aufsätze zeigen, dass guy eine christlich-apologetische Traditionslinie von Origenes über Eusebius zu Athanasius ziehen und wie guy diese auch inhaltlich profilieren kann.
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