Expositio Actum Apostolorum

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Title

Expositio Actum Apostolorum

Creator

Bede

Date

709-10

Source

Bedae Venerabilis opera, pars II: Opera exegetica, 4, ed. M. L. W. Laistner, CCSL 121 (Turnhout: Brepols, 1983), 18, lines 93-8

Identifier

Beda.Exp.Act.apost.

Language

Latin

Subject

CPL 1357

Description

Bede

Publisher

BWH

Contributor

BWH

Relation

Quotes Biblical Judith

Format

prose

Type

commentary

Coverage

II.11

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Text

II.11. Iudaei quoque et proselyti. Proselytos, id est aduenas, nuncupabant eos qui de gentibus originem ducentes circumcisionem et iudaismum eligere malebant, sicut Achior in libro Iudith fecisse narratur.

Jews and also proselytes. Proselytes, that is foreigners, are called those who, though their origin was from pagan nations, preferred to choose circumcision and Judaism, as it was narrated about Achior in the book of Judith.

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Citation

Bede, “Expositio Actum Apostolorum,” Book of Judith, accessed August 23, 2017, http://bookofjudith.lib.uconn.edu/items/show/23.