After the New Testament

After the New Testament : A Reader in Early Christianity

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This present collection of primary texts reveals the remarkable diversity of the early Christian movement from the time of the New Testament up to the writings of Eusebius (c.100-300). Including works later deemed both "orthodox" and "heterodox", and organized according to historical and social categories (e.g. persecution and marytrdom, the rise of anti-Judaism, the development of church offices, "heresy" and "orthodoxy", and the formation of early liturgy), the texts are given in clear and up-to-date English translations, each introduced by a concise and informative overview. Packed with clear and compelling information, the collection is suitable for anyone - student, teacher, pastor, layperson - interested in the history and literature of Christianity's first three more

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  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 190.5 x 233.68 x 25.4mm | 793.78g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0195114450
  • 9780195114454
  • 782,948

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