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creator god foolish and evil while transcient God puts sparks of divinity in people?
rejects OT and parts NT?
translates Eusebius' works into Latin?
apostolic father (discipled by an apostle)?
starts Roman school: public debates?
goes to school to study law?
AD 97: wrote letter to the Corinthians?
became a Montanist?
not a Christian, jewish Pharisee?
makes faith more authentic and vibrant?
argued with Stephen, bishop of Rome about baptism?
wrote 'Wars of the Jews' to record history of BC 167 to AD 95 and the writings mention Jesus?
conversion story: born Greek, philosophy and followed Plato, old man lead him to OT, converted when he sees martyrs?
donatists: reject Stephen and follow Cyprian, ____ said sacrements belonged to Christ, sacrements effective of selves?
children singing 'pick up and read'?
one of the greatest scholars of the early church: wrote in Greek and Latin, only have 31 of his works?
AD 388: starts monastary, AD 396: bishop of Carthage?
wealthy merchant that makes huge donation to Roman church?
harshly criticized Jews?
difference between creator god and transcient God?
expelled from Roman church?
believe you need a secret knowledge to be saved?
encourages jews not to revolt?
teaches rhetoric in Rome?
may limit converts?
can only join if you abandon family and worldly ties?
Montanus, Prisca and Maximillla?
manacheans: ____ creates explanation for problem of evil and blames evil on sinfulness of man and man's missuse of free will?
claimed to be prophets and prophetized in ecstacy?
God of OT vs. God of NT?
secretary to bishop of Rome?
hinder spread of gospel?
relish martyrdom, reject gnosticism, rigorous asceticism (many fasts, no sex, only eat dry foods)?
blasphemy against Holy Spirit?
can't choose to sin and ability not ot is divine?
prophesy ended with them?
wrote letter to the Corinthians from Rome?
urged Christian unity?
condemned by 1st known synod of bishops?
harshly citicized Judaism and hostile to Greek philosophy?
denounced by philosophers, convicted as a antheist and martyred?
effects: revelation ended with apostolic teachings, gifts ended with disciples, mystical experiences?
converts in the middle of his life?
was a bishop sent into exile?
simple lifestyle: 1 pair of shoes, coat, slept on floor and casturated self?
dad died as martyr when he was a teen?
teachings condemned as heretical in 6th century?
son of Roman centurion?
taught Jesus was 2nd God (less than God greater than others)?
teaches jesus not born, just showed up at Capernum?
one of most prolific writers of antiquity (over 200 works)?
survived decian persecution?
said fleeing persecution was fine, but sacrificing to idols forbidden?
combines philosophy and Christianity?
said in persecution, tortured denouncement was okay?
said sacrements outside Catholic church was invalid?
argument with Stephen was the first time someone made Pentrine argument?
simon of sameria: 1st of these?
menander: people who believed in him wouldn't die?
valentinus: in conflict with Roman church and most famous of these?
hylic, psychic, and pneumatic classes?
became one of most convincing arguments for faith?
wrote his letter because the people of a church had revolted against their leaders and replaced them?
wrote 7 letters?
bishop represents jesus?
emphasizes oneness of God?
dynamic _______ (adpotionism):God adopted Jesus at baptism?
modelist _______: God took different modes but can't be all 3 at once?
believed in apostolic succession ?
bishop asked him to revise old Latin version of Bible and creates Vulgate?
AD 140: came to Rome?
AD 70-150: Gradual parting of ways after destruction of the temple, prayed 3x a day, fasted Wed and Fri, Christians persecuted by Jews?
have over 600 sermons?
problem with OT, took concubine while student, became Monachean?
bishop of Milan?
female friend starts convent?
knows Latin and Greek?
believes God elects man to grace and others to damnation (predestination)?
defends Nicean Creed?
AD 30-70: Christians see selves as a part of Judaism?
cause division in church: those who flee and those who stay?
claimed authority over emperor?
gospel spread by Christians fleeing?
fights with Theodocius: 7000 people killed in streets?
AD 1945- present: identify with and protect Jews, see Jews as God's people and Abraham's descendants, support Zionist movement?
Jesus created being?
Athanasius: divinity of Jesus of central importance to understanding of salvation?
inherited sin nature from Adam?
captured by Titus?
was called by Constantine to debate Arianism?
3rd bishop of rome?
1st Ecumenical council?
gave on of the clearest explanations of the Trinity?
AD 313-1945: complete seperation, Christians view selves as seperate religion?
criticized emperor's wife?
goes to Milan and hears Ambrose speak?
early church models self after Roman Empire?
captured during Trajan's reign?
pope, cardinals, arch-bishops, bishop, priests?
forms of congregations: synagogue, Roman and modern?
church condemns Pelagianism, not totally affirm double predestination?
general dualism: difference between matter and spirit?
AD 150-313: Increasingly seperated, Romans spread Jews and Christian throughout the world?
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