Documents of the Rise of Christianity

by
Kevin W. Kaatzauthor

Kevin W. Kaatz is assistant professor of ancient history at California State University, East Bay Campus. He specializes in Roman history and the digital humanities.

Documents of the Rise of Christianity

20190331

ABC-CLIO

Pages 280
Topics Religion: History;World History: Religion;The Arians;Bishops in the Fourth Century;The Catholics;Constantine;Crucifixion Accounts;Dead Sea Scrolls;Differing Views of Jesus;Gnostic Groups;Letters from Popes in the Fifth Century;Manichaeans;Martyrs;Persecutions of Christians

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Documents of the Rise of Christianity

Author(s): Kaatz, Kevin;
Contributors: Kaatz, Kevin;
Abstract:

An introduction to the history of early Christianity, this reference provides roughly 60 primary source documents from the first five centuries of the Christian Era, each accompanied by explanatory material.


• Offers a guide that helps readers to understand how to study primary documents critically

• Provides an introduction of the history of the early Christian Church

• Highlights a timeline of key events in the early history of Christianity

• Features sections on the first five centuries of the Christian Era that encompass primary source documents, accompanied by headnotes and suggestions for further reading

SortTitle: documents of the rise of christianity
Keyword(s): Religion: History; World History: Religion; The Arians; Bishops in the Fourth Century; The Catholics; Constantine; Crucifixion Accounts; Dead Sea Scrolls; Differing Views of Jesus; Gnostic Groups; Letters from Popes in the Fifth Century; Manichaeans; Martyrs; Persecutions of Christians
Author Info:
Kevin W. Kaatzauthor

Kevin W. Kaatz is assistant professor of ancient history at California State University, East Bay Campus. He specializes in Roman history and the digital humanities.

eISBN-13: 9781440854316
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440854309
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 280
Publication Date: 20190331
Series: Eyewitness to History