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39- Eusebius and his Contemporaries
November 29, 2017 07:44 PM PST

We conclude the third century by looking at the father of Church history and the luminaries of his day...

38- The First Monk of the World
November 09, 2017 02:17 PM PST

We introduce Christian monasticism into our narrative, by looking at the so-called first monk, Antony of Egypt...

37- East of the Euphrates
October 25, 2017 07:30 PM PDT

We look at the early Church of the East and its world in the lands of Mesopotamia and Persia...

36- Zenobia's Bishop
October 02, 2017 09:02 PM PDT

Despite newfound peace, in the 260s A.D., theological controversies sprang up in the Great Church. First between Rome and Alexandria, and then around the infamous bishop of Antioch, Paul of Samosata. A series of events which would eventually culminate in the first intervention of a Roman emperor in Church affairs...

35- The Little Peace of the Church
September 17, 2017 09:06 PM PDT

In 260 A.D. the Roman Emperor Gallienus recognized Christianity as a lawful religion, ushering in a forty year period of unprecedented peace and prosperity for the Church.

34- The Valerian Persecution
September 14, 2016 09:46 PM PDT

In 257 A.D., the Roman Emperor Valerian launched the second empire-wide persecution of Christianity...

33- The Baptismal Controversy
September 05, 2016 06:00 PM PDT

Cyprian of Carthage became engulfed in a controversy with Stephen of Rome, over the validity of heretical baptism, which nearly tore the Christian Church in half...

32- The Upshots of Exile
August 11, 2016 07:10 PM PDT

In this episode, we cover the events following the Decian Persecution in the eastern Churches

Bonus 1- History of the Papacy Podcast Crossover Interview with Stephen Guerra
July 25, 2016 04:08 PM PDT

An interview from Stephen Guerra's History of the Papacy Podcast where we discuss Christian history and related topics


31- Rigorists and Laxists
July 16, 2016 11:07 AM PDT

In the aftermath of the Decian Persecution, two factions emerge over the issue of the lapsed. The laxists favor leniency and reconciliation, while the rigorists consider apostasy the unforgivable sin. The result of this divide are schisms which threaten the unity of Christian Church...

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