Saturday, November 12, 2011

Another Implicit Reference to Fire Baptism in Alexandria

But we say that the fire sanctifies not flesh, but sinful souls; meaning not the all-devouring vulgar fire but that of wisdom, which pervades the soul passing through the fire. [Clement Stromata 7.6]

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