CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

Fort Wayne, Indiana

Early Christian Mercy to the Secular Culture

Rev. Chad Kendall

Trinity Lutheran Church

Lowell, Indiana

Pastor



Coordinator

Dr. Jeffrey Pulse
Email: Jeffrey.Pulse@ctsfw.edu
Phone: 260.452.2273

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Required Reading

  • “Non-Logical Methods of Persuasion in Clement of Alexandria’a Protreptics” by Paul Saeig. St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 59:3 (2015), pp. 261-282.
  • “Clement of Alexandria’a Logos Protreptikos: The Protreptics of Love” by Andrew Hofer, O.P. Pro Ecclesia, vol. XXIV, no. 4, pp. 498-516.

Required Texts for Class

  • The Holy Bible (The Septuagint and Novum Testamentum Graece, if available)

Recommended Reading

  • Clement of Alexandria: Exhortation to the Greeks, The Rich Man’s Salvation, To the Newly Baptized, tr. G. W. Butterworth. Loeb Classical Library, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1919.
  • Behr, John. Asceticism and Anthropology in Irenaeus and Clement. Oxford Early Christian Studies, Oxford University Press, 2000.

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