Revision of dissertation (Ph. D.)--Pontificia Universita gregoriana, 2000.Ambrose comments on 1 Pet 1, 18 and says, aHe [the devil] without doubt demanded the price, so that he might set free those ... the power of the enemies, compares the passage with Ps 43, 13 (You have sold your people for nothing), and Isa 52, 3 (You were ... In this regard, Ambrose taught also that sins constitute the currency with which the devil buys souls; see De Jacob et vita beata I. 3.10: PL 14, 632.
|Title||:||Foundations of the Christian Way of Life According to 1 Peter 1, 13-25|
|Publisher||:||Gregorian Biblical BookShop - 2000-01-01|