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The Story of Christianity from 30 to 451 A.D. Covering the great stories of the Apostles, Bishops, Saints, Monks, and Martyrs from Pentecost to the Council of Chalcedon.

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The History of the Early Church Terry Young

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The Story of Christianity from 30 to 451 A.D. Covering the great stories of the Apostles, Bishops, Saints, Monks, and Martyrs from Pentecost to the Council of Chalcedon.

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    65- When the Son was Not

    65- When the Son was Not

    The bishop of Alexandria expounds on the relationship between God the Father and the Son. However, the presbyter Arius reacts strongly against this theology. Soon the dispute between the two men sets the eastern churches ablaze with the fires of controversy. A controversy which will come to dominate the history of the early Church for the rest of the century...


    Music “Sons of Constantinople” by Tyler Cunningham, licensed under Pond5.

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    • 33 min
    64- The Road to Arius

    64- The Road to Arius

    In this episode we examine the immediate background to the Arian Controversy by surveying the theological climate of the Greek East in the late third and early fourth centuries.


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    • 36 min
    63- Introducing the Arian Controversy with Ross Twele

    63- Introducing the Arian Controversy with Ross Twele

    In today's episode we have an interview with Ross Twele. Ross is a Ph.D. student who specializes in the great fourth century theological controversy known as the "Arian Controversy." The Arian Controversy centered around the relationship between the Father and the Son and will dominate much of our narrative for the rest of the century. This episode will serve as our introduction to this complex and multifaceted period.

    You can find Ross's blog here:
    TheUnsolvedPuzzle.wordpress.com


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    62- The Donatist Schism Part II

    62- The Donatist Schism Part II

    After receiving a petition from north Africa, Constantine is drawn into the conflict between the Donatists and Caecilianists. The emperor attempts to end the schism and restore unity to the Church by differing the matter church councils, without much success...


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    • 36 min
    61- The Donatist Schism Part I

    61- The Donatist Schism Part I

    In the aftermath of the Great Persecution, the Christian communities of north Africa are violently split in two by schism.


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    • 34 min
    Bonus 5- Martyrdom and Persecution with Stephen Guerra

    Bonus 5- Martyrdom and Persecution with Stephen Guerra

    In this episode we have another special extra-length crossover with Stephen Guerra from The History of the Papacy Podcast! Stephen and I discuss martyrdom and Roman persecution in early Christianity. We touch on topics ranging from modern studies into martyrdom, to myths about the persecutions, to how we critically evaluate ancient martyrdom accounts. I think you all will definitely enjoy this one!

    You can find Stephen's podcast at:
    atozhistorypage.com/papacy
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    • 1 hr 30 min

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