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Early Christian Martyr Stories

eBook|Sep 2014
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Personal narratives are powerful instruments for teaching, both for conveying information and for forming character. The martyrdom accounts preserved in the literature of early Christianity are especially intense and dramatic. However, these narratives are not readily available and are often...


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Personal narratives are powerful instruments for teaching, both for conveying information and for forming character. The martyrdom accounts preserved in the literature of early Christianity are especially intense and dramatic. However, these narratives are not readily available and are often written in intimidating prose, making them largely inaccessible for the average reader. This introductory text brings together key early Christian martyrdom stories in a single volume, offering new, easy-to-read translations and expert commentary. An introduction and explanatory notes accompany each translation. The book not only provides a vivid window into the world of early Christianity but also offers spiritual encouragement and inspiration for Christian life today.
-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 417165
  • Product Code 9781441220073
  • ISBN 1441220070
  • EAN 9781441220073
  • Department Academic
  • Category History
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Baker Academic
  • Publication Date Sep 2014
  • DRM Adobe
  • Printable No
  • Size 5.75 MB (EPUB)

Bryan Litfin

Bryan M. Litfin (Ph.D., University of Virginia) is associate professor of theology at Moody Bible Institute and the author of Getting to Know the Church Fathers (Brazos Press) and The Sword (Chiveis Trilogy- Crossway)
Koorong - Editorial Review.

  • Personal Narratives Are Powerful Instruments For Teaching, Both For Conveying Information And For Forming Character. The Martyrdom Accounts Preserved In The Literature Of Early Christianity Are Especially Intense And Dramatic. However, These Narratives Are Not Readily Available And Are Often Written In Intimidating Prose, Making Them Largely Inaccessible For The Average Reader. This Introductory Text Brings Together Key Early Christian Martyrdom Stories In A Single Volume, Offering New, Easy-to-read Translations And Expert Commentary. An Introduction And Explanatory Notes Accompany Each Translation. The Book Not Only Provides A Vivid Window Into The World Of Early Christianity But Also Offers Spiritual Encouragement And Inspiration For Christian Life Today.

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