Rev. Dr. Geoffrey Boyle, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church and Grace Lutheran Church in Wichita, Kansas, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about what we learn from the Church Fathers, how these writings are especially beneficial for us today, a few recommendations of where to start, and some wonderful examples of teachings. Read Dr. Boyle’s series on “Reading the Old Testament with the Early Church Fathers” at witness.lcms.org/2020/reading-the-old-testament-with-the-early-church-fathers.
St. Athanasius “On the Incarnation” — amazon.com or svspress.com/on-the-incarnation-english-only.
Melito of Sardis “On Pascha” — amazon.com or svspress.com/on-pascha-second-edition-pps55.
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