The Early Christian Reader

The Early Christian Reader

Various Authors

English

$25

This volume contains the earliest Christian writings outside for the Bible from the very first and second centuries of the Church.

Containing letters, apologetics, extra-canonical gospel narratives and historical information on early worship, this compilation provides a view of the nature of the Early Church when still in its infancy in Imperial Rome and its struggles both with internal controversies and external persecutions.

This works contains:

  • The Didache
  • The Epistle of Barnabas
  • 1 and 2 Clement
  • Polycarp's Epistle to the Philippians
  • The Shepherd of Hermas
  • The Gospel of James
  • Hippolytus's The Apostolic Tradition
  • Justin Martyr's First Apology
  • The Martyrdom of Polycarp
  • The Epistle to Diognetus

225 pages (PB)

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