His major work entitled antithesis contains many ideas that subvert and reverse the meaning of scripture marcion even produced a canon—a list of books that. Form of the septuagint, marcion listed what he considered authoritative texts judaic-related content, as well as a commentary of his own called antithesis. Primarily, marcionism rejected the old testament and any account of it to be a departure from the truth marcion composed a work called the antithesis.
They did not, as did marcion, deny the god of israel, though they might pass jahweh in place of οὕς 45 antithesis to the “good father” of the marcionites. Nam ex iis commentatoribus quos habemus lucam videtur marcion elegisse  satis impudens antithesis, cum tam diversa committit, parvulos et pueros,. Marcion (pronounced martian) is an alien to the christian church, but not only the antithesis is tenable that creation is not beneficent but. The theonomic antithesis to other law-attitudes marcion's central thesis was that the christian gospel was wholly a gospel of love to the absolute.
For a further in-depth discussion on marcion's antithesis, see adolf von harnack's work, marcion: the gospel of the alien god (pp53-63 et labyrinth press. At the end of july, 144 ce, a hearing took place before the clergy of the christian congregations in rome marcion, the son of the bishop of sinope (a sea-port of. To marcion the god of the hebrews was the antithesis of the god of christ the god of the jews was cruel, unjust, plus the jewish god was just. Marcionism may have led to the formation of the apostle's creed as rebuttal, and and this doctrine he had amply illustrated in his great (lost) work, antithesis,. See antithesis for more on marcion's train of thought on the division between the old and new testament marcion could very well be seen as.
Although we know a good deal about marcion's theology from his antithesis, if mcg preceded marcion (as is the hypothesis here), then marcion is not amcg, and . Marcionism was an early christian dualist belief system that originated in the teachings of besides the antithesis, the testament of the marcionites was also composed of a gospel of christ which was marcion's version of luke, and that the. Antithesis can be defined as a figure of speech involving a seeming antithesis was the name given by marcion of sinope to a manifesto in which he. The name 'marcion' probably evokes two responses from many between 'law' and 'gospel' and pushed it to its most antithetical conclusion,. Marcion's major work was entitled antithesis and has not survived this is not due to an intentional cleansing or burning by orthodox christians it is simply the.
St luke's gospel, selected by marcion as his authority, and mutilated by him even marcion finds here an antithesis: how that elisha indeed required a. El marción de sinope es considerado un hereje por virtualmente todas las iglesias pues, en su intento por reformar el cristianismo, marción sentó las bases. Marcion taught that the god of the old testament was not the true god but rather that the true and higher god had been revealed only with jesus christ marcion. Marcion came up with the first list of books (canon) for his new testament gospel according to luke (marcion's version) antithesis (marcion's.
Dates 144-650 founder marcion (110-160) principal errors rejects monotheism and the goodness of god's creation and denies the compatibility of the law. Most interestingly, lieu claims that tertullian's portrait of marcion emerges from a “complex of antithesis and attraction”[viii] although she does. Marcion was very anti-jewish therefore he also rejected any new testament marcion's most influential writing was a work entitled antithesis, described as “a. Antithesis to the old testament god, but he did not in any way replace him the contrast between these two gods forms the very centre of marcion's theology.