- "[270-336] was the overseer of
Alexandria after the death of Alexander. He worte several theological treatises and
was the chief defender of the Nicene Creed."
"On the Incarnation"
- St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)
- St. Augustine
- "[354-430] was Overseer of the church at Hippo, North Africa, and
is considered by many to be the father of western theology.
Unlike earlier Christian writers, Augustine was not well-versed
in the Greek Language. Thus, he did not use the Greek NT or the
original texts of the early Christian writers as his sources but
rather the Latin Vulgate and Latin translations of Greek texts."
"Confessions" (translated by A.C. Outler)
"Confessions" (translated by E.B.Pusey)
"Enchiridion" (translated by A.C. Outler)
"Dialectica" (trans. J.Marchand)
"The Rule of St. Augustine" (ca. C.E. 400) (trans. Robert Russell)
Augustine on the Internet (James O'Donnell)
Papers by James J. O'Donnell on Augustine
Papers by participants in O'Donnell's Augustine Seminar, UPenn
- "The Epistle of Barnabas" (ca. C.E. 130)
- One of the first bishops of Rome?
"1st Epistle of Clement to the Corinthians" (ca. C.E. 96)
"2nd Epistle of Clement to the Corinthians" (ca. C.E. 150)
- "[200-258] was the Overseer of the church in
Carthage, North Africa, during a period of fierce persecution. After many years of
persecution during which the church existed underground he was captured and
executed by the Romans."
"The Dress of Virgins"
"Exhortation to Martyrdom, to Fortunatus"
"The Good of Patience"
"That Idols Are Not Gods"
"Jealousy and Envy"
"The Lord's Prayer"
"The Unity of the Catholic Church"
"Works and Almsgiving"
- Harris, Barbara
- First female bishop of the Episcopal church.
- Brother of Pius (the Bishop of Rome)?
"The Shepherd of Hermas" (ca. C.E. 150)
- "Bishop of Antioch in Syria [ca 1-2 century] martyred in
Rome by beasts (ca 105-116). On his way to Rome, he visits and then writes to
various churches, warning and exhorting them. He also writes ahead to Rome,
and writes to Polycarp, bishop of Smyrna. Warned the church against heresies that
threatened peace and unity, opposed Gnosticism and Docetism. In the Epistle to
Smyrna, insisted Christ came in the flesh not just in spirit."
"To the Ephesians"
"To the Magnesians"
"To the Philadelphians"
"To the Romans"
"To the Smyrnaeans"
"To the Trallians"
- Mary of Bethany
- Mary Magdalene
- "The Epistle of Mathetes (Believer/Disciple) to Diognetus"
- "Polycarp was a church leader (bishop) in Smyrna, Asia Minor."
"The Epistle of Polycarp to the Philippians" (ca. C.E. 130?)
- Sojourner Truth
- "Ain't I A Woman?"
- "Our earliest extensively preserved Latin Christian
author [140-230], who aligned himself around 207 with the "Montanist" Christian
movement that was considered "heretical" by the representatives of emerging
"The Apparel of Women" (C.E. 197)
"To the Martyrs" (C.E. 197)
"Spectacles" (C.E. 197)
"Prayer" (C.E. 200)
"Patience" (C.E. 203)
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