The Apostolic Fathers: Greek texts and English translations

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Baker Academic, Nov 1, 2007 - Religion - 801 pages
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Following last year's publication of his thoroughly revised translations in The Apostolic Fathers in English, 3rd ed., a leading expert on these texts offers a thoroughly revised and redesigned bilingual edition, featuring Greek (or Latin) and English on facing pages. Introductions and bibliographies are generous and up to date. In the textual apparatus, existing notes have been revised and expanded, and well over 200 new notes have been added. This handsome and handy one-volume, thin-paper edition, with ribbon marker, will be an essential resource for students and scholars and a joy to book lovers.

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User Review  - Spencer - Goodreads

Essential reading. Sheds light on the early church and its characteristics. Is not explicit on every issue we might hope, but is still useful. Read full review

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As a one-volume, bilingual edition of the Apostolic Fathers, this succeeds brilliantly. Read full review


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Michael W. Holmes (PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary) is professor of biblical studies and early Christianity at Bethel University and the author or editor of several books, including a commentary on 1 and 2 Thessalonians. A leading scholar of the Apostolic Fathers, he is currently writing a major critical commentary on Polycarp's Letter to the Philippians and The Martyrdom of Polycarp.

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