studies in EARLY CHRISTIANITY (first 3 centuries)

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The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine, Vol. 1: The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100-600)
1.  The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine, Vol. 1: The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100-600) by Jaroslav Pelikan
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  "A very erudite and not too easy read in the DEVELOPMENT of the Christian theology."
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Early Christian Doctrines: Revised Edition
2.  Early Christian Doctrines: Revised Edition by J. N. D. Kelly
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  "One of the BEST resource on early Christian Creeds and Faith formulation,"
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Early Christian Creeds
3.  Early Christian Creeds by J. N. D. Kelly
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  "Another great product by the late J.N.D. Kelly"
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Apostolic Fathers
4.  Apostolic Fathers by Jack N. Sparks
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  "A wonderful way to start reading about the Church and Christians from the New Testamental church. The books and letters included in this volume date from the late 90s to the end of the 2nd century, a time when the disciples of the Apostles spread the Good News of God's Kingdom and of Jesus Christ."
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The Early Church (The Penguin History of the Church) (v. 1)
5.  The Early Church (The Penguin History of the Church) (v. 1) by Henry Chadwick
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The History of the Church: From Christ to Constantine (Penguin Classics)
6.  The History of the Church: From Christ to Constantine (Penguin Classics) by Eusebius
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  "Classical read from the historian of Antiquity - Eusebius."
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Early Christian Writings: The Apostolic Fathers
7.  Early Christian Writings: The Apostolic Fathers by Andrew Louth
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The Mass of the Early Christians
8.  The Mass of the Early Christians by Mike Aquilina
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Four Witnesses: The Early Church in Her Own Words
9.  Four Witnesses: The Early Church in Her Own Words by Rod Bennett
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The Fathers of the Church, Expanded Edition
10.  The Fathers of the Church, Expanded Edition by Mike Aquilina
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Retrieving the Tradition and Renewing Evangelicalism: A Primer for Suspicious Protestants
11.  Retrieving the Tradition and Renewing Evangelicalism: A Primer for Suspicious Protestants by D. H. Williams
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  "A great study into the early Church done by a Baptist pastor and professor."
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Tradition, Scripture, and Interpretation: A Sourcebook of the Ancient Church (Evangelical Ressourcement: Ancient Sources for the Church's Future)
12.  Tradition, Scripture, and Interpretation: A Sourcebook of the Ancient Church (Evangelical Ressourcement: Ancient Sources for the Church's Future) by D. H. Williams
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  "A great study into the early Church done by a Baptist pastor and professor."
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Evangelicals and Tradition: The Formative Influence of the Early Church (Evangelical Ressourcement: Ancient Sources for the Church's Future)
13.  Evangelicals and Tradition: The Formative Influence of the Early Church (Evangelical Ressourcement: Ancient Sources for the Church's Future) by D. H. Williams
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  "A great study into the early Church done by a Baptist pastor and professor."
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Tradition and Traditions: The Biblical, Historical, and Theological Evidence for Catholic Teaching on Tradition
14.  Tradition and Traditions: The Biblical, Historical, and Theological Evidence for Catholic Teaching on Tradition by Yves Congar
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  "The TEXT to use for any serious student of early Church and the Christian tradition.  Yves Congar is the main source for this area (Holy Tradition & Holy Scripture)."
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The Meaning of Tradition
15.  The Meaning of Tradition by Yves Congar
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  "A shorter and introductory read in early Church and the Christian tradition.  Yves Congar is the main source for this area (Holy Tradition & Holy Scripture)."
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The Early Christians: In Their Own Words
16.  The Early Christians: In Their Own Words by Eberhard Arnold
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  "A great work by the founder of the Bruderhof (related to the Moravian and Hutterite communities)."
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The Spirit of Early Christian Thought: Seeking the Face of God
17.  The Spirit of Early Christian Thought: Seeking the Face of God by Robert Louis Wilken
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Early Christian Worship: A Basic Introduction to  Ideas and Practice
18.  Early Christian Worship: A Basic Introduction to Ideas and Practice by Paul F. Bradshaw
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Eucharist and Church Fellowship in the First Four Centuries
19.  Eucharist and Church Fellowship in the First Four Centuries by Werner Elert
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Doctrinal Diversity: Varieties of Early Christianity (Recent Studies in Early Christianity)
20.  Doctrinal Diversity: Varieties of Early Christianity (Recent Studies in Early Christianity) by Everett Ferguson
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The Patristic Doctrine of Redemption: A Study of the Development of Doctrine during the First Five Centuries
21.  The Patristic Doctrine of Redemption: A Study of the Development of Doctrine during the First Five Centuries by H. E. W. Turner
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The Pattern of Christian Truth: A Study in the Relations between Orthodoxy and Heresy in the Early Church
22.  The Pattern of Christian Truth: A Study in the Relations between Orthodoxy and Heresy in the Early Church by H. E. W. Turner
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The Earliest Christian Heretics
23.  The Earliest Christian Heretics by Arland J. Hultgren
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The Heresy of Orthodoxy: How Contemporary Culture's Fascination with Diversity Has Reshaped Our Understanding of Early Christianity
24.  The Heresy of Orthodoxy: How Contemporary Culture's Fascination with Diversity Has Reshaped Our Understanding of Early Christianity by Andreas J. Köstenberger
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Ancient Christian Devotional: Lectionary Cycle C
25.  Ancient Christian Devotional: Lectionary Cycle C by Cindy Crosby
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Prayers of the Early Church
26.  Prayers of the Early Church by J. Manning (editor) Potts
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The Canon of Scripture
27.  The Canon of Scripture by F. F. Bruce
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The Canon of the New Testament: Its Origin, Development, and Significance
28.  The Canon of the New Testament: Its Origin, Development, and Significance by Bruce M. Metzger
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A High View of Scripture? The Authority of the Bible and the Formation of the New Testament Canon (Evangelical Ressourcement: Ancient Sources for the Church's Future)
29.  A High View of Scripture? The Authority of the Bible and the Formation of the New Testament Canon (Evangelical Ressourcement: Ancient Sources for the Church's Future) by Craig D. Allert
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The Earliest Christian Artifacts: Manuscripts and Christian Origins
30.  The Earliest Christian Artifacts: Manuscripts and Christian Origins by Larry W. Hurtado
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The Apostolic Fathers: Greek Texts and English Translations
31.  The Apostolic Fathers: Greek Texts and English Translations by Michael W. Holmes
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Orthodoxy and Heresy in Earliest Christianity
32.  Orthodoxy and Heresy in Earliest Christianity by Walterand Bauer
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The Eucharist in the New Testament and the Early Church
33.  The Eucharist in the New Testament and the Early Church by Eugene LaVerdiere
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Early Christian Lives (Penguin Classics)
34.  Early Christian Lives (Penguin Classics) by Athanasius
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Reconstructing Early Christian Worship
35.  Reconstructing Early Christian Worship by Paul F. Bradshaw
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The Search for the Origins of Christian Worship: Sources and Methods for the Study of Early Liturgy
36.  The Search for the Origins of Christian Worship: Sources and Methods for the Study of Early Liturgy by Paul F. Bradshaw
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Eucharistic Origins
37.  Eucharistic Origins by Paul F. Bradshaw
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The Christians as the Romans Saw Them
38.  The Christians as the Romans Saw Them by Robert Louis Wilken
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The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies (Oxford Handbooks)
39.  The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies (Oxford Handbooks) by David G. Hunter
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We Look for a Kingdom: The Everyday Lives of the Early Christians
40.  We Look for a Kingdom: The Everyday Lives of the Early Christians by Carl Sommer
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