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The Epistles of St. Clement of Rome and St. Ignatius of Antioch by Clement of Alexandria1
The Contemplative Life [De Vita Contemplativa] by Julianus Pomerius4
Arnobius of Sicca, Vol. 1: The Case Against the Pagans by Arnobius of Sicca7
Arnobius of Sicca, Vol. 2: The Case Against the Pagans by George E. McCracken8
Treatises on Marriage and Remarriage: To His Wife, An Exhortation to Chastity, Monogamy by Tertullian13
St. Augustine: Sermons for Christmas and Epiphany by Thomas Comerford Lawler15
The Works of St. Patrick. Hymn on St. Patrick by Saint Patrick17
The Lord's Prayer; The Beatitudes by Gregory of Nyssa18
A Commentary on the Apostles' Creed by J. N. D. Kelly20
21. St. Maximus the Confessor: The Ascetic Life, The Four Centuries on Charity (Ancient Christian Writers) by Polycarp Sherwood21
Embassy for the Christians, The Resurrection of the Dead by Athenagoras of Athens23
The Treatise against Hermogenes by Tertullian24
The lapsed; The unity of the Catholic Church by St. Cyprian25
The Song of Songs: Commentary and Homilies by Origen26
Treatises on Penance: On Penitence and On Purity by Tertullian28
Baptismal Instructions by Paul W. Harkins31
St. Prosper of Aquitaine: Defense of St. Augustine by P. De Letter32
Letters of St. Jerome, Vol. 1 by Charles Christopher Mierow33
Letters of St. Paulinus of Nola, Vol. 1 by P. G. Walsh35
Treatise on the Passover and Dialogue of Origen With Heraclides and His Fellow Bishops on the Father, the Son, and the Soul (Ancient Christian Writer Vol. 54) by Origen54
Against the Heresies, Book 1 by Dominic J. Unger55
John Cassian: The Conferences by Boniface Ramsey57
Evagrius Ponticus: Ad Monachos (Ancient Christian Writers) by Evagrius Ponticus59
Homilies 1-14 on Ezekiel by Origen62

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