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1REL 1350WeaverStudy Guide MaterialsNo dates, but chronological orderNo More Like Matthias: Apostolic Fathers(what is one?: ignatious is one; connects to apostles, students)Definition of Apostolic FatheroTheir connection to apostlesEcclesiology: study of church; author that focused on it was Ignatious; bishop?Heresy, Orthodoxy: know both? Ignatiusof AntiochoUse of the word catholic: universal/ world wide church; IgnatiousoMonarchical episcopate: bishop monarchy on one king; his view: division is evil so the bishop keeps you united, follow only one so you know who to follow/ trustoView of Eucharist: (know what Eucharist means); Ignatius view(?): real/ literal view of the Lords supper; body=bread, wine=blood (symbol? oView of Docetism: define; to see more appear; didn’t think Jesus really had a body but only appeared to have one; divine ghost; based on dualism;Ign, Arn, others didn’t belive in this, but. (maybe marcion did?)Theology of martyrdom oMeaning of the termoLetter of Pliny to TrajanoIgnatius’ conception of martyrdom for himself: Ig liked it; who got martryd: Ig, prepetua something something, and James MartyrApostolic Fathers: the Didache (one of the two Ap fathers); Persecution ofEarly ChristiansDidache (teaching/ instructions)oSome characteristics of the “way of life and way of death”: on the reader (magic, fantasies, abortion, don’t corrupt youth) be able to write some sentences about one of these? Or…oInstructions on baptism, fasting and Lord’s Prayer: be able to write some sentences about one of these? Lords prayer: say it 3 timesoMeans of testing a false propheto“The author’s words on following the whole yoke of the Lord”: quotation from the document oIts other title
2oAddress practical questionsMartyrdom of Polycarp – the fire: AP fatherPerpetua and Felicitas (both on the test; Perp more than once)oSummarize story:oRole of father; role/ significatns of the infant; brothers; the pitcher for water, conditions of women what physical state were they in?oThey are from where….Edict of Milan: Constantine as Empire, issued this; religious freedom, stopped persecuting Christians; up until Constantine Christianity was illegalBoundaries of the Faith: Irenaeus and Gnosticism; MontanismGnosticism oBasic definitions, leaders (valentinos is a leader??)oBoundaries defined oDocetism (Gnost were the most famous)oDualism of…body (bad) and spirit (good) which is a characteristic of GnostoGnosis – meaning, how you get it knowledgeoSalvation by… knowledgeoRole and Concept of Jesus: he brought the knowledge, oPleroma: know definitionoDemiurge… Creator: oView of Scriptures: in cannon?Opponent: Irenaeus of Lyons (Ir and Ig: on their a lot, know the differnences)oBattled the Gnostics, Against Heresieso3 safeguards to the faith: canon, creed, clergy (follow the clergy if they have Apostolic succession?) (how did these function)oApostolic Succession (and how did Irenaeus personally fit into this scheme): Iren. was a student of Paul who was a student of Polycarp who

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