Catholic Encyclopedia: Hexapla
Entry on Origen's monumental compilation of six ancient versions of the Bible in parallel columns, his purpose and the principles that guided his work.
Catholic Encyclopedia: Origen and Origenism
Provides a biography and review of his works, as well as commentary on posthumous influences and the Origenistic Crises.
Church History - Book VI
Eusebius of Caesarea extols the merits of the incomparable scholar Origen Adamantius and enumerates his most important writings.
The Deans of the School of Alexandria: Origen
Article that elaborates on his religious tenets through the inclusion of citations from scholastic reviewers.
Epilogue to Pamphilus' Apology for Origen
Rufinus contends that Origen's works were subsequently adulterated by heretics in support of their own opinions.
Introductory Note to the Works of Origen
By F. Crombie, from the Ante-Nicene Fathers, vol. 4, American edition. The theologian's life, his writings, previous editions of his works.
Island of Freedom: Origen
Overview of the famous Alexandrian philosopher and theologian, including links to his works, quotations, and further articles.
The Oration and Panegyric Addressed to Origen
By Gregory Thaumaturgus. Expresses gratitude to Origen, by whose teaching Gregory was converted to Christianity. Partly biographical, partly autobiographical. Salmond translation, with notes. From the Ante-Nicene Fathers, vol. 6. 101K.
Origen of Alexandria
Discusses his methodology for the interpretation of biblical passages, including notes and a wide range of sources.
Origen of Alexandria and Apokatastasis: Some Notes on the Development of a Noble Notion
Exposition of Origen's contention that even the most recalcitrant sinner will eventually attain salvation.
Origen, Unorthodox Church Father
Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics entry discusses his objectionable views of universal salvation, preexistence of the souls, highly allegorical interpretation and subordinationism.
Brief introduction to Origen and his works, by Allan Menzies, from the Ante-Nicene Fathers, vol. 10 (original supplement to the American edition). Refers the reader to Dr. Crombie's note in vol. 4 for a fuller account.
Pamphilus' Defence of Origen
Introduction to the Apology for Origen composed by Pamphilus of Caesarea, along with the translation of a fragment.
A Synoptic Gospels Primer: Origen
Mahlon H. Smith's profile of the most learned and prolific ecclesiastical scholar before the legalization of Christianity.
Extensive survey that narrates his life and outlines his exegetical, dogmatic, practical and apologetic writings along with his religious and philosophical views.
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