Victorinus: In Apocalypsin (Jerome’s Prologue)

Those crossing over the perilous seas find different dangers. If a storm of winds has become violent, it is a terror; if the moderate air has calmed the back of the elements, lying calm, they fear traps. Thus is seen in this book which you have sent to me, which is seen to contain theContinue reading “Victorinus: In Apocalypsin (Jerome’s Prologue)”

Victorinus: In Apocalypsin (21.1-6)

[21.1] Therefore in the kingdom and in the first resurrection appears the holy city, of which he speaks, descending from heaven, foursquare, walled around with stones of different and precious and coloured and various kinds, like fine gold, that is, bright. In crystal, he says, is its street paved; the river of life flowing throughContinue reading “Victorinus: In Apocalypsin (21.1-6)”