Patristics Polycarp.

With the recent discussion in both the daybook posts and the lectionary of false prophets it is worthwhile seeing how Polycarp described the issues. CHAPTER V.–THE DUTIES OF DEACONS, YOUTHS, AND VIRGINS. Knowing, then, that “God is not mocked,” we ought to walk worthy of His commandment and glory. In like manner should the deacons Continue Reading

Patristics: Polycarp III

These things, brethren, I write to you concerning righteousness, not because I take anything upon myself, but because you have invited me to do so. For neither I, nor any other such one, can come up to the wisdom of the blessed and glorified Paul. He, when among you, accurately and steadfastly taught the word Continue Reading