Pseudepigraphic Refutations of Marcionism

  title={Pseudepigraphic Refutations of Marcionism},
  author={Martin Rist},
  journal={The Journal of Religion},
  pages={39 - 62}
  • Martin Rist
  • Published 1 January 1942
  • Philosophy
  • The Journal of Religion
orthodoxy, without any attempt to conceal the identity of the actual author. The second, more subtle and conceivably more effective, was the resort to pseudepigraphy, whereby the apostles, and Paul in particular, are made to controvert an alleged heresy of apostolic times, strikingly similar to Marcionism, and at the same time to uphold the orthodox faith. It is with the latter device that this study is concerned. 
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