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Reading the early church fathers

James Leonard Papandrea

Reading the early church fathers

from the Didache to Nicaea

by James Leonard Papandrea

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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers of the church,
  • Early Christian literature,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames L. Papandrea
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR67 .P365 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25025926M
    ISBN 109780809147519
    LC Control Number2011036793

    Church Fathers during 4th and 5th Centuries The fourth and fifth centuries may be regarded as the greatest centuries as far as the defense of faith is concerned. There were many heresies attacked the Church and the Church strongly defended its true faith through her faithful believers.   Reading the Early Church Fathers by James Leonard Papandrea, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(32).

    In Reading Scripture with the Church Fathers Christopher Hall helps us through this cultural confusion, introducing us to the early church, its unique world, and the sights and sounds of Scripture that are highlighted for them. As Hall points out, the ancient fathers . The Fathers Know Best: Your Essential Guide to the Teachings of the Early Church is a unique resource. It introduces you to the teachings of the first Christians in a way no other work can. It is specially designed to make it easy for you to find the information you want and need.

    Information on Didache. Jonathan Draper writes (Gospel Perspectives, v. 5, p. ):Since it was discovered in a monastery in Constantinople and published by P. Bryennios in , the Didache or Teaching of the Twelve Apostles has continued to be one of the most disputed of early Christian texts. It has been depicted by scholars as anything between the original of the Apostolic Decree (c. 50 AD. Early Christian Fathers Author(s): Richardson, Cyril C. () Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI: Christian Classics Ethereal Library Description: Part of the Libr ary of Chr istian Classics ser ies, Ear ly Chr istian Fathers is the best single-book introduction to the early church fathers, providing an enriching and informative intro-duction to first and second century Christian Size: 2MB.


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Eusebius: Church History from A.D.Life of Constantine the Great, Oration in Praise of Constantine. For Catholics, the Fathers and Doctors of the Church are our Great Books. They should be for Catholics what reading the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Federalist Papers should be for American citizens: indispensable guides to our founding principles.

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