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Christological Titles
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1. Christological Titles as a Clue to Early Christian Faith

The Christological titles offer an important clue to early Christian faith, though they do not disclose it fully. Early Christology was essentially functional, being expressed preferably in short (confessional) statements. The titles play an important role in such statements, giving them a specific framework and horizon.

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Holtz, Traugott, “Christological Titles”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 22 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_C538>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512

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