Binding: Paperback; 317 Pgs.
Dating back to the first and second century, these works include the following. 1 Clement: a letter to the church at Corinth; 2 Clement: an early Christian sermon; Letters of Ignatius: Letters written by a pastor on his way to Rome to be executed. Letter of Polycarp to the Philippians: a letter to the church at Philippi; The martyrdom of Polycarp: the oldest martyr account outside of the New Testament; Didache: meaning "teaching," a manuel of church discipline; The Pastor of Hermas: an early form of allegorical fiction along the lines of 'Pilgrim's Progress.' View More...