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  • n. One versed in patristics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One versed in patristics.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who is versed in the lives or works of the fathers of the Christian church.


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  • "Kirchenrecht," I.p. i ff., which, however, suffer from being a little overdriven.] [Footnote 146: See the important essay of Overbeck: Ueber die Anfänge d. patrist.

    History of Dogma, Volume 1 (of 7)


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