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Fr Lombardo Gives Paper at Boston Colloquy

At the Boston Colloquy in Historical Theology (July 31-Aug 2), Fr Nicholas Lombardo gave a paper on “The Crucifixion as Ransom and Jesus’ Historical Attitude toward His Death: Reading the Passion Narratives with Patristic Authors.” The paper argued that patristic interpretations of the crucifixion offer promising resources for understanding Jesus’ historical attitude toward his death.