We use cookies. By browsing our site you agree to our use of cookies. Accept this cookie to hide this message Find out more

OCMS Community Login

OCMS members use your username* to log in to access restricted website content and your personal menu on the community page.

* Your username is the part of your OCMS email address that comes before @ocms.ac.uk and should be used along with your normal OCMS network password.

Members Login Here

Login Form



Dr Mark Edwards

Official Student (i.e. Tutor) in Theology, Christ Church, Oxford


DPhil (Oxon), BA (MA) Literae Humaniores (Oxon)
Official Student (i.e. Tutor) in Theology, Christ Church, Oxford
Also: University Lecturer in Patristic Studies, Theology Faculty, Oxford General editor of Ashgate series on philosophy and theology in antiquity, 2001-
Areas: Patristics, Early Christianity, New Testament, Nineteenth Century, Philosophy of Religion, Intellectual Biography
Publications: Origen against Plato (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002); John through the Centuries (Oxford: Blackwell, 2003); Culture and Philosophy in the Age of Plotinus (London: Duckworth, 2006). Edited volumes Portraits: the Representation of Historical Figures in Late Antiquity, with S. Swain (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997); Apologetics in the Roman Empire, with S. Price, M. Goodman, C. Rowland (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1999); Approaching Late Antiquity, with S. Swain (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2004).Selected articles2008. "Origen's Platonism: Questions and Caveats", Zeitschrift fur Antikes Christentum 12, 20-38; 2008. "Apologetics", in D. Hunter and S. Harvey (eds), Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies (OUP), 549-565; 2009. "The Figure of Love in Augustine and in Proclus the Neoplatonist", Downside Review 127 (448), 197-214. 2009. "Was Lucian a Despiser of Religion?", in M. Cevik (ed.), International Symposium on Lucianus of Samosata (Adiyaman University), 145-154