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“…Whatever both philosophers and poets [pagan] have said concerning the immortality of the soul…punishments after death…doctrines of like kind they have received such…from the prophets…as have enabled them to understand and interpret these things…

– Justin Martyr, from his First Apology

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“…unless the human race have the power of avoiding evil and choosing good by free choice, they are not accountable for their actions.”

– Justin Martyr (born c. A.D.114) from his First Apology

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“We who formerly delighted in fornication now strive for purity.

We who used magical arts have dedicated ourselves to the good and eternal God…”

– Justin Martyr, First Apology 14

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