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Historical Writings

A.D. (Anno Domini)

Referred to as A.D (Anno Domini) and C.E. (common era), this section sheds light on the early Church's formation and development. Included here are the Early Church Fathers' complete writings, Foxes' Book of Martyrs, N.T. Pseudepigrapha and much more.

Alfred Edersheim  (1 total)

The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah

This six volume work covers all aspects of the life of the greatest man that ever lived. Edersheim not only looks at the person but the environment in which he lived.

John Foxe  (1 total)

Foxe's "Book of Martyrs"

The Book of Martyrs, by John Foxe, is an account of Christian martyrs throughout Western history from the first century through the early sixteenth centuries, emphasising the sufferings of English Protestants and proto-Protestants from the fourteenth century through the reign of Mary I. First published in 1563 by the Protestant John Day, the book was lavishly produced and illustrated with many woodcuts and was the largest publishing project undertaken in Britain up to that time. Commonly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs, one fuller title of the work is Actes and Monuments of these Latter and Perillous Days, Touching Matters of the Church. Widely owned and read by English Puritans, the book helped mould British popular opinion about the nature of Catholicism for several centuries.
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