ICS Select Bibliography: Early Christian Literature

Ashbrook Harvey, Susan and David G. Hunter, eds., The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.

Ayres, Lewis. Nicaea and Its Legacy: An Approach to Fourth-Century Trinitarian Theology. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Burini, Clara.  Epistolari Cristiani (sec. I-V), Repertorio Bibliografico, 3 Vols.  Rome: Benedictina Editrice, 1990.

Di Berardino, Angelo ed., Istituto patristico Augustinianum. Nuovo dizionario patristico e di antichità cristiane, 3 vols. 2nd. ed. Genova: Marietti 1820, 2006-2008.

Di Berardino, Angelo, ed. The Eastern Fathers from the Council of Chalcedon (451) to John of Damascus (750). English translation by Adrian Walford. Cambridge: J. Clarke, 2006.

Drobner, Hubertus R.  Lehrbuch der Patrologie.  Frankfurt/Main u.a.: Lang, 2011.

Drobner, Hubertus R. The Fathers of the Church: A Comprehensive Introduction, trans. Siegfried Schatzmann. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2007.

Edwards, Mark U. Catholicity and Heresy in the Early Church. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2009.

Evans, Gillian Rosemary, ed. First Christian Theologians: An Introduction to Theology in the Early Church, The Great Theologians. Oxford: Blackwell, 2004.

Hall, Stuart G. Doctrine and Practice in the Early Church, 2nd ed. London: SPCK, 2005.

Kelly, John N. D. Early Christian Doctrines, 5th edition. New York: Continuum, 2000.

Markus, Robert A. The End of Ancient Christianity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

McGuckin, John Anthony. The Westminster Handbook to Patristic Theology. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2004.

Meredith, Anthony. Christian Philosophy in the Early Church. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2012.

Moreschini, Claudio and Enrico Norelli.  Early Christian Greek and Latin Literature: A Literary History. Vol. One: From Paul to the Age of Constantine, 2 vols, trans. Matthew J. O'Connell.  Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2005.

Quasten, Johannes.  Patrology, 4 vols. Utrecht; Brussels: Spectrum; Westminster, Md.: Newman Press, 1950-1986. Vol. 4: Edited by Angelo Di Berardino; with an introduction by Johannes Quasten.

Roldanus, Johannes. The Church in the Age of Constantine: The Theological Challenges. New York: Routledge, 2006.

Sieben, Hermann Josef.  Exegesis Patrum. Saggio bibliografico sull’esegesi biblica dei Padri della Chiesa, Sussidi Patristici 2.  Rome: Istituto Patristico Augustinianum, 1983.

Siegmund, Albert.  Die Überlieferung der Griechischen Christlichen Literatur in der lateinischen Kirche bis zum zwölften Jahrhundert, Veröffentlichungen der bayerischen Benediktiner-Akademie.  München-Pasing: Filser-Verlag, 1949.

Wilken, Robert Louis. The Spirit of Early Christian Thought: Seeking the Face of God. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003.

Young, Francis, L., Lewis Ayres, and Andrew Louth, eds. The Cambridge History of Early Christian Literature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Young, F. and A.Teale. From Nicaea to Chalcedon, 2nd ed. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2010.