Athanasius' brilliant yet accessible work on the incarnation of Jesus. Not recommended for reading on screen!
In writing an introduction to Athanasius' 'On the Incarnation, C. S. Lewis also penned a modern classic on the value of reading old books.
Jonathan Edwards' exposition of the incarnation of Jesus is an excerpt from his 'History of the Work of Redemption'.
The Incarnation of the Word
But a body Thou hast prepared Me. Heb. 10: 5 The completion of the Old Testament did not finish the work that the Holy Spirit undertook for the whole Church. The...
Peter Mead meditates on the significance of Jesus' identity as a 'Nazarene', showing us the comfort and assurance that He is God with us.
Virgil's fourth Eclogue was C. S. Lewis' favourite Christmas Day reading. He saw the poem as a pagan anticipation of the birth of Christ. Decide for yourself!
Cyril's Second Letter to Nestorius is an attempt to correct false teaching. Cyril argues for the unity of the person of Christ, examining Christ's pre-existence, birth, suffering, and death.
Cyril's third letter his colleague, Nestorius, is a more lengthly and robust argument against his false teaching. It includes twelve 'anathemas' (curses) which Cyril hoped Nestorius would accept.
Colin Nicholl explores the Bethlehem Star in this taster of his book 'The Great Christ Comet'.
Robert Letham leads us into the mystery of the incarnation from Galatians 4.