These are very good books to read as they give an insight into the teachings of the early church.
The translation is easy to read and accurate (I've compared it with the Greek), and the footnotes are very helpful without being arcane or overly technical.
There are few works that challenge the modern presuppositions of the early church like these of the earliest Christian tradition.
Easy to read and very interesting. Minus one star for the obvious Roman Catholic bias in the introduction and notes.Published 29 days ago by B
These great Christian writers allow the reader to gain insight on what the early church believed, in a sense.Published on June 23, 2009 by W. G. McCann
This is a good additional resource to study the early Christians. We would never use this as a reference if it opposes the Bible, but for research purposes it is very helpful.Published on January 8, 2009 by JMac
this 1946 inaugural volume of the "ancient christian writers" series is useful for anyone interested in the challanges faced by the early catholic church. Read morePublished on December 17, 2007 by W. Reis