The Shepherd Of Hermas Greek , Poim N Tou Herma Sometimes Just Called The Shepherd Is A Christian Literary Work Of The Late 1st Or Mid 2nd Century, Considered A Valuable Book By Many Christians, And Considered Canonical Scripture By Some Of The Early Church Fathers Such As Irenaeus The Shepherd Was Very Popular Amongst Christians In The 2nd And 3rd Centuries It Was Bound As Part Of The New Testament In The Codex Sinaiticus, And It Was Listed Between The Acts Of The Apostles And The Acts Of Paul In The Stichometrical List Of The Codex Claromontanus.The Work Comprises Five Visions, Twelve Mandates, And Ten Parables It Relies On Allegory And Pays Special Attention To The Church, Calling The Faithful To Repent Of The Sins That Have Harmed It The Book Was Originally Written In Rome, In The Greek Language, But A First Latin Translation, The Vulgata, Was Made Very Shortly Afterwards A Second Latin Translation, The Palatina, Was Made At The Beginning Of The Fifth Century Only The Latin Version Has Been Preserved In Full Of The Greek Version The Last Fifth Or So Is Missing.The Shepherd Is One Of The Meanings That Was Probably Attached To Some Figurines Of The Good Shepherd As Well As A Symbol For Christ, Or A Traditional Pagan Kriophoros General Books Publication Date 2009 Original Publication Date 1870 Notes This Is An OCR Reprint There May Be Typos Or Missing Text There Are No Illustrations Or An Index When You Buy The General Books Edition Of This Book You Get Free Trial Access To Million Books.com Where You Can Select From Than A Million Books For Free You Can Also Preview The Book There.
The Shepherd of Hermas, a Christian literary work of the late 1st or mid 2nd century Considered a valuable book by many Christians, and considered canonical scripture by some of the early Church fathers such as
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