Justin Martyr: His Life, Writings, and Opinions, Volume 41

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Page 325 - I am the Lord; that is my name; and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.
Page 34 - Neque civitates tantum, sed vicos etiam atque agros superstitionis istius contagio pervagata est : quae videtur sisti et corrigi posse. Certe satis constat, prope iam desolata templa coepisse celebrari, et sacra solemnia diu intermissa repeti, pastumque venire victimarum, cuius adhuc rarissimus emptor inveniebatur.
Page 191 - Their existence is on earth, but their citizenship is in heaven. They obey the established laws, and they surpass the laws in their own lives. They love all men, and they are persecuted by all.
Page 332 - Esdras said to the people, This passover is our Saviour and our refuge. And if you...
Page 298 - The command of circumcision, again, bidding [them] always circumcise the children on the eighth day, was a type of the true circumcision, by which we are circumcised from deceit and iniquity through Him who rose from the dead on the first day after the Sabbath, [namely through] our Lord Jesus Christ. For the first day after the Sabbath, remaining the first2 of all the days...
Page 10 - Justin one day resorted, as was his wont, to a lonely spot on the sea-shore. But scarcely had he begun to be absorbed in the speculation to which his thoughts were turned, when happening to look back, he saw coming behind him, an aged man of gentle, venerable aspect. Surprised at this unexpected and unwished for meeting, he stopped till the stranger came up to him, and found, on inquiry, that he had come down to the beach, to wait for some absent relations, whose return he was anxiously expecting....
Page 92 - That a man, then, shall appear is foretold in those words. But that He that is to come is Lord of all, they predict once more as follows : " Behold 8 the Lord sitteth upon a light cloud, and shall come into Egypt, and the graven images of Egypt shall be shaken.
Page 213 - If any one be able to remain in purity to the honour of the flesh of the Lord, let him remain...
Page 298 - The precept of circumcision, commanding that children be circumcised on the eighth day, is the type of the true circumcision ... by Him Who rose from the dead on the first day of the week. . . . For the first day of the week is also the eighth" ( The Bible and the Liturgy, p. 66). Similarly, Asterius of Amasea (d. aft. 341): "Why did circumcision take place on the eighth day? Because during the first seven, the child was wearing swaddling clothes, but on the eighth, freed from these bonds, he received...
Page 18 - Where each one can and will. You believe, no doubt, that we all meet together in one place. But it is not so ; for the God of the Christians is not shut up in a room ; but, being invisible, He fills both heaven and earth, and is honoured everywhere by the faithful.

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