Elaine Pagels Quote: “Orthodox theologians insisted that the rest…”

Orthodox theologians insisted that the rest of humankind were only transitory creatures, lost in sin – a view that would support what would become their dominant teaching about salvation, offered only through Christ, and, in particular, through the church they claimed to represent.

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Name: Elaine Pagels
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: February 13, 1943
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