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church of the early Fathers

Plummer, Alfred

church of the early Fathers

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by Plummer, Alfred

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.vii-ix.

    Statementby Alfred Plummer.
    SeriesEpochs of church history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR165 .P7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx,210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6922299M
    LC Control Number02028773
    OCLC/WorldCa5724100

    Given the timeline involved the book starts with Saint Clement, the third man to succeed the Apostle Peter as Bishop of Rome, and ends with Saint Augustine of Hippo, who died August 28,it's safe to say that the patrimony discussed here, while unmistakably Roman Catholic, I first read this inbut it was church of the early Fathers book fun to re-read this year with friends in a men's prayer and bible study group. The Catholic Church regards him as a Doctor of the Church, often referred to as the Doctor of the Assumption because of his writings on the Assumption of Mary. No one highlights this better than best-selling author and patristics expert, Mike Aquilina. These are the things of which you desired to be informed verbally: of Moses, five books, that is, of Genesis, of Exodus, of Leviticus, of Numbers, of Deuteronomy, and Joshua, of Judges, one book, of Kings, four books, and also Ruth, of the prophets, sixteen books, of Solomon, five books, the Psalms. His writings were formative in the early development of Christian theology, and he is recognized as a saint by both the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church. There are also a number of initiatives under way in collaboration with other cultural institutions, such as the ongoing digitisation of the Latin Palatine manuscripts being carried out with the University of Heidelberg.

    They made major contributions to the definition of the Trinity finalized at the First Council of Constantinople in and the final version of the Nicene Creed. Richardson goes through each of the early fathers beginning with Clement of Rome, Igantius, Polycarp, Justin Martyr, the Didache Athenagoras, Diognetius, and Ireneausgives brief background This week I went though an introductory work on the patristic fathers by Cyril Richardson and it was the best! That alone is one of the miracles of the Word. The apostolic church fathers were the ones like Clement of Rome who were contemporaries of the apostles and were probably taught by them, carrying on the tradition and teaching of the apostles themselves. Did its doctrine agree with the other established Scriptures? The early church fathers are an example to us of what it means to follow Christ and defend the truth.

    His Christological positions eventually resulted in his torture and exile, soon after which he died. Hausfater and S. Richardson goes through each of the early fathers beginning with Clement of Rome, Igantius, Polycarp, Justin Martyr, the Didache Athenagoras, Diognetius, and Ireneausgives brief background information including dates and context in which they were written and then presents the actual writings with footnote commentary. After moving to CarthageMaximus studied several Neo-Platonist writers and became a prominent author.


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