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Part 5: Lucian and the church in Syria

” Lucian was really a learned man; his work on the text of the OldTestament, which he corrected from the original Hebrew, soon became famous; he was a Hebrew scholar, and his version was adopted by the greater number of the churches of Syria and AsiaMinor. He occupied himself also with the New Testament. His […]

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Part 4: The Silent Cities of Syria.

“The ancestry of the Reformers is to be found in the godly men and women who, even in the darkest days, by their simple evangelical piety, kept the fire on the altar from going out altogether” . (See footnote 1) IN THE early ages of the Christian Era the flourishing cities of Syria were the […]

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