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Second-century Christianity

Robert McQueen Grant

Second-century Christianity

a collection of fragments

by Robert McQueen Grant

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Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in London .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 142-143.

    Statementby Robert M. Grant.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18263557M

    28 March: The Acts of Paul and Basic Issues in Second-Century Christianity Frend, on the Roman world; The Acts of Thekla in Ehrman, 30 March: Judaisms in the Roman Empire, Including Christianity Frend, on Judaism in the Roman empire 4 April: The Beginnings of Differentiation. The Jerusalem Community of James. Faulkner’s quip came to mind repeatedly while reading Michael J. Kruger’s new book, Christianity at the Crossroads: How the Second Century Shaped the Future of the Church. The authors and controversies of that century are unfamiliar to most Christians, but they fundamentally determined what Christianity became and continues to be today/5(25).

    Christianity At The Crossroads: How The Second Century Shaped The Future Of The Church (IVP Academic, ) will be an excellent addition to anyone’s personal, teaching, pastoral or church library.. Written by Dr. Michael J. Kruger (President and Professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, North Carolina), this new book does a wonderful job demonstrating the. Book Description. Tatian is a significant figure in the early Church, his work both representing and revealing his second-century context. This study offers a detailed exploration of his thought. It is also a valuable introduction to the entire period, particularly the key developments it witnessed in Christianity.

    Description: Christianity in the Second Century shows how academic study on this critical period of Christian development has undergone substantial change over the last thirty years. The second century is often considered to be a time during which the Christian church moved relentlessly towards forms of institutionalisation and consolidated. A Pagan observes: Mutual Abuse "Christians, needless to say, utterly detest one another; they slander each other constantly with the vilest forms of abuse, and cannot come to any sort of agreement in their teaching. Each sect brands its own, fills the head of its own with deceitful nonsense." – Celsus, On the True Doctrine,


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