"An ideal introduction to the early history of the Church" -- Homiletic and Pastoral Review
"Reading this book, one grows more Catholic by the page. It will surely be a classic." -- Scott Hahn, Ph.D.,Pope Benedict XVI Chair in Biblical Theology and Liturgical Proclamation, St. Vincent Seminary, Latrobe, Pa.
"Simply a great read... a clear, compelling, accessible primer that's a gem of readability for a popular audience. I highly recommend it." -- Archbishop Charles Chaput
About the Author
Vice-president of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology, Mike Aquilina has authored or edited more than a dozen books on Catholic history, doctrine, and devotion, including the best-selling What Catholics Believe. He is currently co-host of EWTN's "Swear to God" and a regular panelist on "The Weekly Roman Observer" broadcast by the Catholic Family Network.