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The early church is a term that commonly refers to the time period after the death of Jesus (c. 30 AD) to 600 AD.


Further reading



  • Robert Louis Wilken, The Spirit of Early Christian Thought. Yale University Press, 2003. ISBN 0300105983
  • Jaroslav Pelikan, The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine: The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100-600). University of Chicago Press, 1971. Paperback, 1975. ISBN 0226653714
  • David W. Bercot, ed., A Dictionary of Early Christian Beliefs. Hendrickson Publishers, 1998. ISBN 1565633571
  • J.N.D. Kelly, Early Christian Doctrines. Prince Press, 1958. New edition, 2003. ISBN 1565639111
  • John Anthony McGuckin, The Westminster Handbook to Patristic Theology. Westminster John Knox, 2004. ISBN 0664223966
  • G. R. Evans, The First Christian Theologians: An Introduction to Theology in the Early Church. Wiley-Blackwell, 2004. ISBN 0631231870

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