59 episodes

A Podcast All About Christianity beginning with John the Baptist down to the present time. Hosted by Stephen J. Bedard.

History of Christianity Stephen J. Bedard

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.6 • 7 Ratings

A Podcast All About Christianity beginning with John the Baptist down to the present time. Hosted by Stephen J. Bedard.

    Episode 55 – The Popes of the Third Century

    Episode 55 – The Popes of the Third Century

    The third century was a time of great upheaval for the Roman Empire and it was equally so for the church in […]

    • 15 min
    Episode 54 – The Rise of Manichaeism

    Episode 54 – The Rise of Manichaeism

    One of the religious movements that emerged in the third century was that of Manichaeism. This religion, founded by the Iranian prophet […]

    • 12 min
    Episode 53 – The Roman Empire in the Third Century

    Episode 53 – The Roman Empire in the Third Century

    The Christian Church existed within and was growing inside the Roman Empire. What was happening in the Roman Empire during the third […]

    • 16 min
    Episode 52 – The Church in the First Half of the Third Century

    Episode 52 – The Church in the First Half of the Third Century

    By the third century, the church had been growing rapidly. They were facing threats both internal and external. In this episode, we […]

    • 14 min
    Episode 51 – Origen and Tertullian: The Most Respected of Heretics

    Episode 51 – Origen and Tertullian: The Most Respected of Heretics

    Two of the brightest, most influential, and most prolific church fathers were Origen of Alexandria and Tertullian of Carthage. They were both […]

    • 17 min
    Episode 50- A Pope in Wartime: Pius XII

    Episode 50- A Pope in Wartime: Pius XII

    Pope Pius XII was the pope during the Second World War. There is controversy over how he responded to the crisis. Should […]

    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Plutarch46 ,

Splendid quality podcast!

The excellent host takes you on a wonderful journey that is both enlightening and enriching. Highly recommended.

ljjanssen ,

A great historical resource

Lots of material. Presented very well. I highly recommend.

Eazy2C ,

Informative podcast

Great podcast very informative!