Ignatius of Antioch & Polycarp of Smyrna

a new translation and theological commentary
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Ignatius, -- Saint, Bishop of Antioch, -- d. ca. 110 -- Correspondence, Polycarp, -- Saint, Bishop of Smyrna, Apostolic Fathers -- Correspondence, Theology -- History -- Early church, ca. 3
Other titlesIgnatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna
StatementKenneth J. Howell.
GenreCorrespondence
SeriesEarly Christian Fathers series -- 1
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LC ClassificationsBR65.I3 E5 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23697612M
ISBN 139780980006650
LC Control Number2009036110
OCLC/WorldCa435918167

Ignatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of Christianity in the first half of the second century. Both suffered martyrdom: Ignatius in Rome during the reign of Trajan, and Polycarp in Smyrna some time in the mid-century.

The letters of Ignatius advance the teachings of Christ and the apostles on such important /5(24). ‎Ignatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of Christianity in the first half of the second century.

Their combined writings provide a unique window on the faith, life, and practice of the early Christians.

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Ignatius of Antioch and Ignatius of Antioch & Polycarp of Smyrna book of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of Christianity in the first half of the second century.

Both suffered martyrdom: Ignatius in Rome during the reign of Trajan and Polycarp in Smyrna some time in the mid-second century.

The book consists of two parts. The first being a collection of essays on Ignatius and Polycarp, the second part is Ken’s translation of six letters by Ignatius, one by Polycarp. The following is the Preface and an additional excerpt (minus footnotes) from the book Ignatius of Antioch & Polycarp of Smyrna, authored by Kenneth J.

thanks to Coming Home Resources and Brian O'Neel of for allowing me to reprint Dr. Howell's material. Ignatius, Saint Bishop of Antioch; Polycarp, Saint Bishop of Smyrna. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ignatius, Saint Bishop of Antioch; P Th Camelot; Polycarp, Saint Bishop of Smyrna.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: At head of title: Ignace d'Antioche. Polycarpe de Smyrne. Get this from a library. Lettres: Martyre de Polycarpe.

[Ignatius, Saint Bishop of Antioch; P Th Camelot; Polycarp, Saint Bishop of Smyrna.]. CT Books; Christian Bible Studies "Follow, all of you, the bishop, as Jesus Christ followed the Father," he wrote to Polycarp's church at Smyrna (now Izmir, Turkey).

Ignatius of Antioch. Ignatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of Christianity in the first half of the second century.

Their combined writings provide a unique window on the faith, life, and practice of the early Christians. Careful reading of these writings demonstrates the Brand: CHResources. Ignatius of Antioch John the Apostle. Welcome back. The letters of Ignatius advance the teachings of Christ and the apostles on such important subjects as church unity, th Ignatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of.

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Author: Kenneth J. Howell. Ignatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of Christianity in the first half of the second century.

Both suffered martyrdom: Ignatius in Rome during the reign of Trajan, and Polycarp in Smyrna some time in the ry: Saint Books And Saint Biographies. Ignatius of Antioch and Polycarp of Smyrna were two of the greatest leaders of Christianity in the first half of the second century.

Their combined writings provide a unique window on the faith, life, and practice of the early : Chresources. The Epistle of Ignatius to Polycarp. Shorter and Longer VersionsIgnatius, who is also called Theophorus, to Polycarp, Bishop of the Church of the Smyrnaeans, or rather, who has, as his own bishop, God the Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ: [wishes] abundance of happiness.

Kenneth J. Howell is a seasoned scholar of ancient Greek whose translations of Ignatius and Polycarp are accurate, vivid, and illuminating. His commentary in the accompanying notes on each document draws out the connections between Ignatius, Polycarp, and the New Testament. The six introductory essays in this book explain the context and /5(18).

Polycarp of Smyrna: The Man Whose Faith Lasted tells the story of a hero. He was a follower of Jesus Christ. He loved and served his Lord for over eighty years.

And from the beginning to the end – his faith lasted. This large hardback book for children, from the pen of Sinclair Ferguson, is beautifully illustrated by Alison Brown.5/5(1). The answer can be found in the writings of the so-called Apostolic Fathers, Christian authors writing soon after the apostles.

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1 The writings of three bishops—Clement of Rome, Ignatius of Antioch, and Polycarp of Smyrna—are particularly informative of dangerous administrative and doctrinal deviations that occurred twenty to forty.

Polycarp (/ ˈ p ɒ l i k ɑːr p /; Greek: Πολύκαρπος, Polýkarpos; Latin: Polycarpus; AD 69 – ) was a Christian bishop of Smyrna.

According to the Martyrdom of Polycarp, he died a martyr, bound and burned at the stake, then stabbed when the fire failed to consume his body.

Polycarp is regarded as a saint and Church Father in the Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox, Catholic. A letter from a certain Mary of Cassobola (a neighboring town) to Ignatius, and a letter from him in reply.

(2) From Smyrna. Letters to Ephesus, Magnesia, Tralles, and Rome. (3) From Troas. Letters to Philadelphia, Smyrna, and Polycarp. (4) From Philippi. Letters to Tarsus, Antioch, and Hero (the successor of Ignatius as bishop of Antioch). Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Edit The Martyrdom of Ignatius, Bishop of Antioch, in the Year ; and of Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna Pages: Greeting. Ignatius, who is also called Theophorus, to Polycarp, Bishop of the Church of the Smyrnæans, or rather, who has, as his own bishop, God the Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ: [wishes] abundance of happiness.

Chapter 1. Commendation and exhortation. Having obtained good proof that your mind is fixed in God as upon an immoveable rock, I loudly glorify [His name] that I have been.

Ignatius of Antioch: Letter to the Smyrnaeans. Ignatius, who is also called Theophorus, to the Church of God the Father, and of the beloved Jesus Christ, which has through mercy obtained every kind of gift, which is filled with faith and love, and is deficient in no gift, most worthy of God, and adorned with holiness: 1 the Church which is at Smyrna, in Asia, wishes abundance of happiness.

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Ignatius of Antioch (ca. 35 or between 98 and ) was among the Apostolic Fathers, was the third Bishop and Patriarch of Antioch, and was a student of John the Apostle.

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Ignatius. Polycarp. Revised texts, with introductions, dissertations, and translations. 3 v. Saint Ignatius (Bishop of Antioch), Saint Polycarp (Bishop of Smyrna.) Publisher: Macmillan and Company, The Epistle of Ignatius to Polycarp (often abbreviated Ign.

Poly.) is an epistle attributed to Ignatius of Antioch, a second-century bishop of Antioch, and addressed to Polycarp, the bishop of was written during Ignatius' transport from Antioch to his execution in Rome.

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Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Ignatius, Saint, Bishop of Antioch, -approximately ; Polycarp, Saint, Clement. Ignatius. Polycarp. Didache.

Barnabas. -- II. The Sheperd of Hermas. The Martyrdom of Polycarp. The Epistle to Diognetus. Ignatius was bishop at Antioch. Both Antioch and Smyrna were significant cities in the New Testament.

And there’s another connection. Both Ignatius and Polycarp were the disciples of John. In fact there is this great legend in church history that as Ignatius was John’s disciple, and Polycarp was John’s disciple, then Polycarp was also.

St. Ignatius of Antioch Letter to the to the Polycarp Translated by Cyril Richardson Heartiest greetings from Ignatius, the “God-inspired,” to Polycarp, who is bishop of the church at Smyrna — or rather who has God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ for his bishop.

Polycarp of Smyrna: The Man Whose Faith Lasted tells the story of a hero. He was a follower of Jesus Christ. He loved and served his Lord for over eighty years. And from the beginning to the end – his faith lasted. This large hardback book for children, from the pen of Sinclair Ferguson, is beautifully illustrated by Allison Brown.5/5(1).Epistle to Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna.

For the sake of completeness, this edition also contains several epistles whose authenticity is disputed among historians and theologians. The general consensus is that these letters are spurious and were attributed to St. Ignatius a long time after his death.