Tertullian [tər tul′ē ən, tərtul′yen]
(L. name Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus) A.D. 160?-230?; Rom. church father, born in Carthage

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  • Tertullian — A woodcut illustration depicting Tertullian Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus, anglicised as Tertullian (c. 160 – c. 220 AD),[1] was a prolific early Christian author from Carthage in the Roman province of Africa.[2] He is the fir …   Wikipedia

  • Tertullian — Tertullians Apologeticum (Codex Balliolensis) Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus oder kurz Tertullian (* um 150; † um 230) war ein früher christlicher Schriftsteller. Er hieß eigentlich Quintus Septimius Florens. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tertullian — /teuhr tul ee euhn, tul yeuhn/, n. (Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus) A.D. c160 c230, Carthaginian theologian. * * * born с 155/160, Carthage died after 220, Carthage Early Christian theologian and moralist. Educated in Carthage, he became… …   Universalium

  • Tertullian — (c. 3rd century)    Early Church Father. Tertullian was the author of the first anti Jewish polemic in Latin, Adversus Judaeos, dated around 200. Like many theologians after him, he maintained that the one true issue was whether the Messiah had… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Tertullian, Quintus Septimius Florens — (c. 160 c. 220 ce)    A brilliant North African lawyer and theologian, Tertullian was the first to write theology in Latin. Thanks to his original formulations of doctrine and ruthless argument he became one of the most influential theologians of… …   Christian Philosophy

  • Tertullian, Quintus Septimus — (c. 160–c. 225)    Theologian.    Tertullian grew up as a pagan in Carthage, North Africa. He was converted to Christianity and he eventually joined the Montanist sect, but little is known of the details of his life. He is known for his… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

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