Beginning to Read the Fathers

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Paulist Press, 1985 - Religion - 280 pages
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Scripture -- God -- The human condition -- Christ -- Church and ministry -- Martyrdom and virginity -- Monasticism -- Prayer -- Poverty and wealth -- The Christian in the world -- Death and resurrection.

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User Review  - Damian -

Excellent read for Protestants and Roman Catholics alike. Patristic studies can easily degrade into "I have more church father quotes than you do" arguments. Fr. Ramsey has done a fine job of ... Read full review

User Review  - Charles H. Nalls -

For all who seek an understanding of the fathers of the Church, this book will make them accessible. Rather than a dry historical narrative, Fr. Ramsey's work analyses the thought and writings of the ... Read full review

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About the author (1985)

Patristic scholar and general editor of the Works of Saint Augustine series.

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