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This is the first volume in the Ante-Nicene Fathers series of books, edited and translated by Alexander Roberts and James Donaldson. There are ten volumes in all (although volume ten is just the indexes) and were originally published between 1867 and 1873. They contain English translations of the works of the early Christians, covering the period from the beginning of Christianity until the adoption of the Nicene Creed in 325. This volume contains works from the following early Christians: Clement of Rome (the fourth bishop of Rome); Mathetes; Polycarp (a Christian bishop who lived c. 69 - 155 AD); Ignatius (an early Christian writer who lived c. 100 AD); Barnabas (an early Christian, and one of the prominent Christian disciples in Jerusalem); Papias (a Greek Apostolic Father who lived c. 60 - 130 AD); Justin Martyr (an early Christian apologist who lived c. 100 - 165 AD); and, Irenaeus (a Greek bishop who lived c. 130 - 202 AD).
This book has 831 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published between 1867 and 1873.
Production notes: This ebook of Ante-Nicene Fathers, Vol. I was published by Global Grey on the 10th December 2021. The artwork used for the cover is 'Vision of Saint Clement' by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo.
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