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A History of Early Christian Literature

Grant, Robert M.

A History of Early Christian Literature

by Grant, Robert M.

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Published by University of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity - Orthodox Churches,
  • Religion - World Religions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9688505M
    ISBN 100226303675
    ISBN 109780226303673
    OCLC/WorldCa2541519

    This book is a full-scale history of early modern English literature, offering perspectives on English literature produced in Britain between the Reformation and the Restoration. While providing the general coverage and specific information expected of a major history, its twenty-six chapters address recent methodological and interpretive developments in English literary studies.3/5(2).   Beautiful Feet history guides provide detailed lesson plans for literature-based history. Rea Berg has created two different study guides for Early American History, Primary for grades K-3, and Intermediate for grades The content of the guides and the books selected for inclusion overlap to some : Rea Berg.

      For a history of the first generation of Christians, J. D. G. Dunn has a very comprehensive book (it's a sequal to his book on the historical Jesus, but is independent enough that nothing is lost if one reads it and not the first book). The book is Beginning from Jerusalem (Christianity in the Making, vol. 2). Our Vision. To help homeschool parents ignite wonder and connect with their kids through the best stories and guided lessons. To accomplish this vision we create, develop, and publish Charlotte Mason-inspired history and literature curriculum and teacher's guides to help parents fulfill their desire to read the best books, foster a curiosity-driven learning environment, and .

      The Church in History. Latourette, Kenneth Scott. A History of Christianity. Needham, N.R. Years of Christ’s Power (3 volumes). Schaff, Philip. History of the Christian Church (8 volumes). Shelley, Bruce L. Church History in Plain Language. Tucker, Ruth A. Parade of Faith: A Biographical History of the Christian : Keith Mathison. Below you will find some of the best books for the study of early Christian writintgs, including collections of primary sources and presentation of scholarly opinion in secondary literature. This short list of recommended books will provide valuable additions to anyone's library.


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Cambridge Core - Theology - The Cambridge History of Early Christian Literature - edited by Frances YoungCited by: Defining theological events have long provided the framework for understanding the development of early Christian belief.

But world-renowned historian Justo González focuses instead on the literature of the early church. Starting with 2nd-century epistolary writings, he examines the most significant apologies, martyrologies, antiheretical polemics, biblical commentaries, sermons, Brand: Westminster John Knox Press.

A clear and engaging introduction to the history of early Christian writings. Should be useful to students interested in early Christianity and the roots of Christian thought at both the graduate and undergraduate A History of Early Christian Literature book.

A valuable addition. –Lois Farag, Professor of History of Early Christianity, Luther Seminary.5/5(1). A History of Early Christian Literature by Goodspeed, Edgar Johnson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Basic Works on Early Christian Literature and History Early Christian Fathers — Cyril C.

Richardson In addition to the books mentioned in the introductions to the various documents, the following more comprehensive works may be consulted. A History of Early Christian Literature book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Historical events have long been the standard lens 4/5. A New History of Early Christianity shows how our current debates are rooted in the many controversies surrounding the birth of the religion and the earliest attempts to resolve them.

Charles Freeman’s meticulous historical account of Christianity from its birth in Judaea in the first century A.D. to the emergence of Western and Eastern Cited by: Get this from a library. A history of early Christian literature. [Justo L González] -- Historical events have long been the standard lens through which scholars have sought to understand the theology of Christianity in late antiquity.

The lives of significant theological figures, the. Christianity, religion founded in Palestine by the followers of of the world's major religions, it predominates in Europe and the Americas, where it has been a powerful historical force and cultural influence, but it also claims adherents in virtually every country of the world.

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Covering AD through the mids, this Charlotte Mason-based guide will introduce students in 4th-6th grade to the Brand: Beautiful Feet Books. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Early Christian literature --Letters --Revelations --Gospels --Acts --Hymns, homilies, and exegesis --The first apologies --The age of Justin --The successors of Justin --Antiheretical writers of the late second century: Irenaeus and Hegesippus --The Alexandrians: Clement.

The history of Christianity concerns the Christian religion, Christendom, and the Church with its various denominations, from the 1st century to the present. Christianity originated with the ministry of Jesus in the 1st century Roman province of ing to the Gospels, Jesus was a Jewish teacher and healer who proclaimed the imminent kingdom of God and was.

The reception of the Book of Daniel and Danielic Literature in the Early Church is quite a relevant topic for the “Wisdom and Apocalypticism Section” of the Society of Biblical Literature, namely for these reasons: Daniel is a biblical book; Danielic literature isFile Size: KB.

An even more practical terminus is afforded by the Church History of Eusebius, published in A.D. for that book is in no small degree a history of early Christian literature as well as of the march of events, and Eusebius gives us information on not a few books that he had examined but are now lost: It is safe to say that no book is more in.

Christianity is the most widely practiced religion in the world, with more than 2 billion followers. The Christian faith centers on beliefs regarding the birth, life, death and resurrection of. Introduction: the literary culture of the earliest Christianity / Frances Young -- The apostolic and sub-apostolic writings: the new testament and the apostolic fathers / Richard A.

Norris, Jr. -- Gnostic literature / Richard A. Norris, Jr. -- Apocryphal writings and acts of the martyrs / Richard A. Norris, Jr. -- The apologists / Richard A. Norris, Jr.

-- Irenaeus of Lyon / Richard A. Norris /5(3). Christian literature in the period c–c constitutes one of the most influential textual oeuvres of any religion.

Written mainly in Greek, Latin and Syriac, Patristic literature emanated from all parts of the early Christian world and helped to extend its boundaries. The History offers a systematic account of that literature and its 5/5(2).

A New History of Early Christianity shows how our current debates are rooted in the many controversies surrounding the birth of the religion and the earliest attempts to resolve them. Charles Freeman’s meticulous historical account of Christianity from its birth in Judaea in the first century A.D.

to the emergence of Western and Eastern. The sections on Christianity's expansion eastwards and the tragic history of the churches of central Asia, still a little-known and under-researched subject, are among the very best in the book. The Jewish Christian movement had a brief resurgence during the 2 nd century CE, and then disappeared from the pages of history.

Pauline Christianity continued to spread across the known world. It started to develop a formal theology, a set of doctrines, and an unofficial canon of writings which were later to become the Christian Scriptures.USING THIS BOOK ASIDE FROM CHAPTER I, which is an overview of the early Christian era by Eberhard Arnold, each chapter consists of passages by the early be-lievers themselves, and by non-Christian Size: 1MB.

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