Trinity as Gospel – The Epistle to Diognetus

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5 Loaves and 2 Fish Mosaic

Here is a neat Early Church example of the Trinity as Gospel.  The writer of the Epistle to Diognetus demonstrates that Christ reveals to us God’s nature as the foundation of our salvation.  What was hidden before – the true relationship of God to the world and therefore his character – is revealed through Christ, giving us  understanding of God, creation, … Read More

The Spirit Filled Church – Clement’s Epistle to The Corinthians

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Below is a quote from Clement of Rome’s letter to the Corinthians in which he describes the fullness of life the Corinthians enjoyed prior to the crisis in the leadership that he was writing to correct.  What is most noticeable is the link he makes between their humble obedience and the pouring  out of the Spirit.  Far from being an … Read More