Bulletin for the Study of Religion, Vol 44, No 3 (2015)

Galen, De indolentia, and Early Christian Literature

Trevor Wade Thompson
Issued Date: 7 Sep 2015


Galen's De indolentia, a recently discovered letter-treatise, provides salient evidence for culture, literature, medicine, and philosophy at Rome in the late second century CE. Galen's vast oeuvre offers an important—although often neglected—source for the study of early Christian literature.

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DOI: 10.1558/bsor.v44i3.27924


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