Early church fathers

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1st - 8th Centuries CE
  • Subscription Type FREE
  • Publisher Christian Classics Ethereal Library, Calvin College
  • Help Guide Access help online
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts
  • Description Early Church Fathers is a database containing virtually all the contents (minus the indexes) of three late nineteenth-century English-language translations of important writings of the early Christian church fathers and of the early ecumenical councils. They include: Ante-Nicene Fathers; A Select Library of the Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church;and A Select Library of Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church, Second Series. The site opens with general table of contents to whole set; individual volumes have their own more detailed tables of contents. The database is searchable, and downloads are possible. (Updates vary)