By Mark W. Elliott

No publication of the previous testomony is extra usually quoted within the New than Isaiah, and no part of Isaiah is extra usually quoted within the New than the typologically fertile soil of Isaiah 40-66. nonetheless, as interpreted through the fathers, Isaiah offers a message that's way more soteriological than christological, top readers to a deeper figuring out of God's judgment and salvation. Isaiah 40-66 presents us with the nearest factor the previous testomony has to provide relating to a scientific theology.

The excerpts incorporated during this quantity supply us a wealthy array of differing kinds, ideas and theological emphases from Theodoret of Cyr to Eusebius and Procopius, to Cyril of Alexandria, Jerome and Augustine. Readers might be enriched through the wide-ranging choices, a few of that are translated the following into English for the 1st time.

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