A Dictionary of Early Christian Beliefs: A Reference Guide to More Than 700 Topics Discussed by the Early Church Fathers

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David W. Bercot
Hendrickson Publishers, 1998 - Religion - 704 pages
11 Reviews
A compendium of quotations culled from the ten volume Ante-Nicene Fathers and arranged by subject for quick reference. The quotes include comments on 700 theological, moral, and historical topics from prominent figures such as Origen, Clement of Alexandria, Clement of Rome, and Hippolytus. Some entr

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Wonderful place to start

User Review  - Denise - Christianbook.com

This is an amazing book and a wonderful starting place for looking up early church beliefs. Of course it can't contain everything. If you want something that doesn't leave anything out, buy the whole ... Read full review

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User Review  - dennis dickinson - Christianbook.com

This text is probably more note worthy for what it leaves out than for what it puts in. The Author will not stand before anyone who has actually read the early Fathers. Seems he found what he wanted ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

David W. Bercot, an Anglican priest and an attorney, graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University and Baylor University School of Law. He is the author of Will the Real Heretics Please Stand Up and is a member of the North American Patristics Society.

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