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The Early Church by Henry Chadwick

The Early Church (1968)

by Henry Chadwick

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Examines the beginning of the Christian movement during the first centuries AD, and the explosive force of its expansion throughout the Roman world.

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Henry Chadwick was a Regius professor at both Oxford and Cambridge; head of Christ Church, Oxford, and Peterhouse, Cambridge; recipient of a honorary doctorate from Chicago, Harvard, Yale, and Uppsala; a member of the German Order of Merit; a fellow (former vice-president) of the British Academy; and a corresponding member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, the French Académie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres, and the Gottingen and Rhineland academies. He was made a knight in 1989.
  tony_sturges | Jan 5, 2019 |
Examines the beginning of the Christian movement during the first centureis AD, and the explosive force of its expansion throughout the Roman world.
  StFrancisofAssisi | Aug 3, 2018 |
Lots of good primary sources in the Early church background. Useful. ( )
  gracesuh | Nov 10, 2015 |
1 vote | saintmarysaccden | Jun 11, 2013 |
an excellent short survey of early christian church beginning from the day of pentecost, through the brutal persecutions to the fall of Rome & the triumph of Christianity ( )
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