“the earliest creed is…” moving on…

I keep hearing this tired refrain: “‘Jesus is Lord’ is the earliest creed.” They are pulling this phrase from 1


Tertullian on Interpreting Scripture

…Now there are two conditions of prophetic announcement which I adduce, as requiring the assent of our adversaries in the


Tertullian on the why of Matthew 1.1 #advent14ccumwv

Tertullian is the John Wesley of the 2nd and 3rd centuries.

John Chrysostom

Tertullian and St. John Chrysostom on Isaiah 45.7

The verse in English, Hebrew, and Greek (LXX): I make the light, I create the darkness; author alike of wellbeing


Tertullian – Whose image is this?

From the At the beginning of the world all things were made by the Word of God «and without


Tertullian – Pagan Philosophy the Parent of Heresies

Prescription Against Heretics VII — These are “the doctrines” of men and “of demons” produced for itching ears of the


Tertullian – The Universalist?

It is therefore quite in keeping with this order of things, that that part of our nature should be the


Early Church Fathers on Freedom of Religion

Thanks to MandM for these quotes –