Published July 25, 2007
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
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The Authority of the Ancient Councils and the Tradition of the Fathers* Chapter VI of The Collected Works of Georges Florovsky, Vol. I, Bible, Church, Tradition: An Eastern Orthodox View (Vaduz, Europa: Buchervertriebsanstalt, ), pp. Quotations in Greek have here been transliterated. The councils in the early Church. Those who wrote in Greek are called the Greek (Church) Fathers. Famous Greek Fathers include: Clement of Rome, Irenaeus of Lyons, Clement of Alexandria, Athanasius of Alexandria, John Chrysostom, Cyril of Alexandria the Cappadocian Fathers (Basil of Caesarea, Gregory Nazianzus, Peter of Sebaste & Gregory of Nyssa), Maximus the Confessor, and John of Damascus. Jun 15, · The Church of the Ancient Councils: The Disciplinary Work of the First Four Ecumenical Councils [Peter L'Huillier] on happyplacekidsgym.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Their continuing influence can still be felt in the modern codifications of the Roman Catholic Church and elsewhere among Western Christians. For the Orthodox EastCited by: Jul 12, · The End-Times by the Ancient Church Fathers [Ken Johnson Th.D.] on happyplacekidsgym.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The ancient church fathers taught many things about end-time prophecy. They taught the Second Coming would be approximately two thousand years after the First Coming (AD 32 and AD ). The actual writings of church fathers Irenaeus (AD )/5(55).
“Words borrowed of antiquity do lend a kind of majesty to style, and are not without their delight sometimes.” ― Ben Jonson, The Works of Ben Jonson: With critical and explanatory notes and a memoir by William Gifford. Volume 2. It should be noted that it was never in such cases thought necessary to trace a doctrine back to the earliest times; St. Vincent demanded the proof of the Church's belief before a doubt arose -- this is his notion of antiquitas ; and in conformity with this view, the Fathers quoted by councils and popes and Fathers are for the most part recent. book vi the synods of laodicea and gangra. book vii the second general council at constantinople in book viii the time between the second and third general councils. appendix note on the fall of pope liberius. a history of the councils of the church: volume 3 a.d. to a.d. editor’s preface. history of the councils. book ix. "Just as the four books of the holy gospel, so also I confess to receive and venerate four councils." With these words Pope St Gregory the Great of Rome (Ep. ) expressed his respect for the authority of the four most ancient ecumenical councils: Nicaea (AD), Constantinople (), Ephesus () and Chalcedon ()/5.
The following are early church fathers and apologists of the first and second centuries. The first eight or nine documents are also known as the Apostolic Fathers. The writers known as the church fathers represent the ancient orthodox church as opposed to other elements of . The following is a list of Christian Church Fathers. Roman Catholics generally regard the Patristic period to have closed with the death of John of Damascus, a Doctor of the Church, in However, Orthodox Christians believe that the Patristic period is ongoing. Therefore, the list is split into two tables. Aug 13, · Introduction to Patristics in English Bibliography. August 13, Christopher A. Reading scripture with the church fathers. Ancient Christian Commentary, ed. Thomas Oden. Downers Grove, IL: Intervarsity Press, The second part of the book has brief biographical accounts of the fathers in the book. Patristic Catena. This and all the following councils in this list are not recognized by the Assyrian Church of the East. Second Council of Ephesus () declared Eutyches orthodox and attacked his opponents. Though originally convened as an ecumenical council, this council is not recognized as ecumenical and denounced as a Robber Council by the Chalcedonians.