Church History, Lesson 8: The Last of the Apostles’ Students, Ignatius and Polycarp

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Intro Ignatius Ignatius of Antioch (35-107 AD) was the 3rd Bishop of Antioch.  Late in Emperor Trajan’s reign (98-117 AD), he was arrested for being a Christian, chosen because of his status and profile.  So, he was taken to Rome under a guard of 10 soldiers to face martyrdom. On the way, Christians gathered to […]

From Adam to Jesus, Lesson 1

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Learning to Read the Old Testament with a Christian Heart and Mind Introduction Many of us have started to read the Old Testament with a blessed purpose: to learn God’s truths.  So, we start on page one, as we do with any other book.  Fortunately, Genesis has many captivating stories.  Later, in Exodus, we even […]