The Fathers of the Church: A Comprehensive Introduction

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Hendrickson Publishers, 2007 - Religion - 632 pages
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Huertus R. Drobner brings patristics scholarship up-to-date in this traditional introduction. His work is sufficiently broad to be a useful summary of early Christian history and the expansive strokes of doctrinal debate and development and provides a clear presentation of early Christian thought. Drobner introduces new materials throughout this recently updated edition of his handbook. A general map and several timetables add to the clarity of the volume.

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This book is not for an average persons who wants to learn about the Church Fathers. It is comprehensive. Some of the Church Fathers that was written in this book is about one to two pages long. Did ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Hubertus R. Drobner is Professor for Church History and Patrology of the Theological Faculty at the University of Paderborn, Germany.

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