Contra gentes, and De Incarnatione by Athanasius, Robert W. Thomson

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Contra Gentes; De Incarnatione

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They have eyes, and will not see; they have mouths, and will not speak>' they have ears, and will not hear>' they have noses, and will not smell>' they have hands, and will not touch>' they have jeet, and will not walk>' they will not speak in their throat. Mayall those that make them become like them. 'a Nor is there any lack of prophetic condemnation of these things, but their refutation is found here also, as the Spirit says: 'All those who made a god and vain sculptures will be ashamed. And all were dried up from whence they came.

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