by Saint Ambrose of Milan
Translated by Theodosia Tomkinson
A beautiful and inspiring account of the Holy Patriarch Abraham and of his moral and spiritual significance for Christians of all eras. Saint Ambrose places particular emphasis on Saint Abraham’s exemplary faith and obedience, showing how he thereby prefigures his children of the New Covenant.
About the Translator
Theodosia Tomkinson (née Gray),
a British subject, took her B.A. degree in Classics at Leeds University and the B.D. degree at Uppsala University in Sweden.