The Ante-Nicene Fathers: The Writings of the Fathers Down to A.D. 325 Volume II - Fathers of the Second Century - Hermas, Tatian, Theophilus, a

The Ante-Nicene Fathers: The Writings of the Fathers Down to A.D. 325 Volume II - Fathers of the Second Century - Hermas, Tatian, Theophilus, a

Hardback

Edited by Reverend Alexander Roberts

$54.99

Free delivery worldwide
Available
Dispatched in 4 business days
When will my order arrive?

  • Publisher: COSIMO CLASSICS
  • Format: Hardback | 640 pages
  • Dimensions: 160mm x 240mm x 48mm | 1,080g
  • Publication date: 31 May 2007
  • ISBN 10: 1602064725
  • ISBN 13: 9781602064720
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations
  • Sales rank: 1,203,218

Product description

"One of the first great events in Christian history was the Council of Nicaea in 325 AD, convened to organize Christian sects and beliefs into a unified doctrine. The great Christian clergymen who wrote before this famous event are referred to as the Ante-Nicenes and the Apostolic Fathers, and their writings are collected here in a ten-volume set. The Ante-Nicenes lived so close to the time of Christ that their interpretations of the New Testament are considered more authentic than modern voices. But they are also real and flawed men, who are more like their fellow Christians than they are like the Apostles, making their words echo in the ears of spiritual seekers. In Volume II of the 10-volume collected works of the Ante-Nicenes first published between 1885 and 1896, readers will find the writings of: the Pastor of Hermas, author of a popular book in the Ante-Nicene era Tatian, a second-century theologian Theophilus, a Christian convert and early apologist Athenagoras, a Christian convert and accomplished philosopher and Clement of Alexandria, who wrote Protrepticus, Paedagogus, and Stromata."

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11