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Summary of Athanasius Against the Heathen

Date: 335 C.E.

Description: Athanasius, also called Saint Athanasius of Alexandria, was a Christian theologian, church leader, and Egyptian national leader. He was a chief defender of Christian orthodoxy in the 4th-century C.E. Against the Heathen represents some of the earliest theological work of Athanasius. In it, he repudiates many Pagan practices and beliefs.

Gonzalez, Justo L. A History of Christian Thought, Abingdon Press, 1953