A Reference To The Writings Of The Early Church Fathers...




What a goldmine of information there is in the writings of the Early Church
Fathers. Finding what you want among thousands of archived documents
can be very time consuming however. Here is a list of some of the main
topics and the various authors who addressed those topics.


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Church Fathers writings indexed by subject:
+ means more references than listed.
The Jxxx is the section number in Jurgens, 'Faith of the Early Fathers'.

Abortion...

*Didache, 2:1. J1a
Hippolytus of Rome, Philosophoumena 9:12. J396a
Basil the Great, Letters 188:2. J919a, J919f
*Augustine, Enchiridion of Faith 23:63. J1922a

Adam and Eve...

Theophilus, To Autolycus 2:22. J182
Damascene, Homilies 2:3. J2388

Agape...

Ignatius, Letter to the Smyrneans 8:1. J65

Anathema...

*Cyril of Alexandria, Twelve Anathemas 1-12. J2132a-n
Vincent of Lerins, The Notebooks 9:14, J2169

Angels...

Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 23:5:6 J849
Hilary of Poitiers, Commentaries on Psalms 129/130. J895
Chrysostom, Against the Anomians 1:6-4:3. J1123-1128
Chrysostom, Homilies on Genesis 4:5. J1148
Jerome, Commentaries on Matthew 3:18:10. J1387, Guardian
Jerome, Apology Against Books of Rufinus 1:23. J1394
Augustine, Psalms 103:1:15+. J1484, J1753, J1755
*Gregory I, Homilies on the Gospels 2:34:7. J2335
*Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:2:3. J2350-2356

Animal Souls...

Jerome, Apology Against Books of Rufinus 2:4. J1395
Augustine, Against Faustus 22:27. J1605

Animals...

Augustine, Homilies on Gospel of John 3:4. J1806
AntiChrist...

Polycarp, Second Letter to the Philippians 7:1. J74
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 15:11. J832
Augustine, City of GOD 20:19:4. J1771

Apologetics...

*Augustine, City of GOD 16:2:1. J1765

Apostolic Succession...

Didache, 15:1. J9
Clement, Letter to the Corinthians 42:1. J20
*Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 32:1. *J296
Firmilian, Letter to Cyprian 75:16. J602,602a
Poem against the Marcionites 3:276. J897
Epiphanius of Salamis, Against All Heresies 27:6. J1092
Authority...

*Ignatius, Letter Ephesians 5:3. J38a,b,43,44,47,48,49,58a
*Ignatius, Letter to the Smyrneans 8:1. J65
Tertullian, Against Marcion 4:5:1. J341
**Augustine, Against the Letter of Mani 5:6. J1581
Augustine, Against Faustus 33:6+. J1607, *J1631

Baptism...

*Didache, 7:1. J4
Gregory of Nazianz, Orations 39:17. J1010
Chrysostom, Panegyric Sermons 2. J1139, J1144
Ambrose, Abraham 2:11:84. J1324, J1335a-1337
*Augustine, Homilies on John 5:18+. J1810, J1817
Fulgence of Ruspe, Letter to Ferrandus 12:26. J2237

Baptism Outside The Catholic Church...

Cyprian, Letter to Quintas 71:1. J592a, J593
Augustine, Baptism 3:13:18. J1625-1626, *J1636-1639

Beatific Vision...

*Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 6:6. J822

Bible Is Error Free...

Clement, Letter to the Corinthians 45:1. J22
Justin Martyr, Dialogue with Trypho 65. J138
Epiphanius, Against All Heresies 70:7. J1106

Bible Is For All...

*Augustine, Homilies on John 9:10. J1813

Bible Interpretation...

Augustine, Christian Instruction 3:27:38+. J1588, J1895

Body, Soul, Spirit...

Justin Martyr, Dialogue with Trypho 6. J133
Justin Martyr, The Resurrection 10. J148
Augustine, Faith and Creed 10:23. J1563

Born Again, Regeneration...

Justin Martyr, First Apology 61. J126
Ambrose, The Mysteries 4:20. J1330
Augustine, Letter to Boniface 98:2. J1423
*Augustine, Forgiveness of Sin 2:27:43+. J1725, J1759
*Cyril of Alexandria, Commentary on John 3:5. J2109

Canon of the New Testament...

*Athanasius, 39th Festal Letter J791
Eusebius, History of the Church 3:25:1. J656

Canon of the Old Testament...

*Damasus, Decree of Damasus 2. J910t 382AD
Athanasius, 39th Festal Letter J791
Jerome, Galeatic or Helmeted Prolog Pro Gal. J1397 391AD

Canon of Both the Old Testament and New Testament...

*Damasus, Decree of Damasus 2. J910t 382AD
Rufinus, The Apostles Creed 35:al:37 J1344
Augustine, Christian Instruction 2:8:13. J1585
*Innocent I, Letter to Exsuperius 6:7:13. J2015b 405AD

Catholic Church mentioned by name...

*Ignatius, Letter to the Smyrneans 8:1-2. J65 106AD
Martyrdom of St. Polycarp 16:2. J77,79,80a,81a, 155AD
*Clement of Alexandria, Stromateis 7:17:107:3. J435 202AD
Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4-6. J555-557 251AD
Cyprian, Letter to Florentius 66:69:8. J587 254AD
*Lactantius, Divine Institutions 4:30:1. *J637 304AD
Alexander of Alexandria, Letters 12. J680 324AD
Athanasius, Letter on Council of Nicea 27. J757 350AD
*Athanasius, Letter to Serapion 1:28. J782 359AD
Athanasius, Letter to Council of Rimini 5. J785 361AD
*Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 18:1. J836-*839
Damasus, Decree of Damasus 3. J910u 382AD
Serapion, The Sacramentary 13:1. J1239a 350AD
*Pacian of Barcelona, Letter to Sympronian 1:4 J1243 375AD
*Augustine, Letter to Vincent the Rogatist 93:7:23. J1422
Augustine, Letter to Vitalis 217:5:16. J1456 427AD
*Augustine, Psalms 88:2:14, 90:2:1. J1478-1479 418AD
*Augustine, Sermons 2, 267:4. *J1492, *J1523 430AD
*Augustine, Sermon to Catechumens on the Creed 6:14. J1535
*Augustine, The True Religion 7:12+. *J1548, *J1562, J1564
**Augustine, Against the Letter of Mani 4:5. *J1580-1581
*Augustine, Christian Instruction 2:8:12+. *J1584, J1617
Augustine, Baptism 4:21:28+. J1629, J1714, J1860a, J1882
*Augustine, Against the Pelagians 2:3:5+. *J1892, *J1898
Innocent I, Letter to Probus 36. J2017
*Fulgence of Ruspe, Forgiveness of Sins 1:19:2, J2251-2252

Christ Knew He Was Divine...

Fulgence of Ruspe, Letter to Ferrandus 14:26. J2238-2239

Christ, Names Of...

*Gregory, Orthodox Faith 6. J899
*Damasus, Decree of Damasus 1. J910s

Christ, One Person...

Gregory of Nazianz, Letters 101. J1017

Church Antiquity...

Hermas, The Shepherd Vis 2:4:1. J82
Anonymous 2nd Letter of Clement to Corinthians 14:2. J105
Clement of Alexandria, Stromateis 7:17:107:3. J435
Augustine, Letter to Deogratias 102:15. J1428
*Augustine, Psalms 90:2:1. J1479
Augustine, Predestination of Saints 9:18. J1985
Gregory I, Letter to John 5:44:18. J2295 595AD

Church Will Last Forever...

Clement, Letter to Corinthians 42:1,64. J20,29a 80AD
*Anonymous, 2nd letter of Clement to Rome 14:2. J105
*Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4. J555-556
Cyprian, Letter to the Lapsed 33:27:1. J571
*Hilary, The Trinity 7:4. J865 Augustine, Psalms 90:2:1. J1479
*Augustine, Sermon to Catechumens 6:14. J1535

Church Founded...

Clement, Letter to Corinthians 42:1. J20
*Hermas, The Shepherd Vis 2:4:1-3:5:1. J82-84 140AD
Anonymous, Letter of Clement 14:2. J105
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:16:6. J217a
Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 9:3. J289
*Clement of Alexandria, Stromateis 7:17:107:3. J435 202AD
Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4. J555-556
*Cyprian, Letter to the Lapsed 33:27:1. J571
*Hilary of Poitiers, The Trinity 7:4. J865
*Augustine, Homilies on John 9:10. J1814

Church In Rome Founded...

*Clement, Letter to the Corinthians, Address. J10a 80AD
Ignatius, Letter to the Romans, J52
*Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:3:3. J210-211
Cyprian, Letter to Cornelius 59:55:14. J580
*Council of Constantinople, Canon3. J910d
*Damasus, Decree of Damasus 3. J910u
*Optatus of Melvis, Schism of Donatists 2:2. J1242

Church Unity...

Didache 4:3. J1b
Ignatius, Letter to the Philadelphians 3:2. J56
Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 20:4. J292
*Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4. J555-556

Church Universal...

Didache, 9:1,10:1. J6,7
Clement, Letter to Corinthians 5:1. J11
Ignatius, Letter to the Ephesians 3:2. J38
Martyrdom of St. Polycarp, Address. J77,79,81a
Hermas, The Shepherd Par 9:17:4. J93
Anonymous, Letter to Diogenetus 6:1. J97a
Aristides of Athens, Apology 15. J112
Justin Martyr, Dialogue with Trypho 110. J144
*Irenaeus, Against Heresies 1:10:1. J191,192,215,257
*The Muratorian Fragment. J268
*Tertullian, Against the Jews 7:4. J320a
Clement of Alexandria, Exhortation Greeks 10:110:1. J405
*Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 18:23. J838
*Damasus, Decree of Damasus 3. J910u

Closed Doors...

*Augustine, Letter to Volusian, 137:2:8. J1430
Gregory 1:, Homilies on the Gospels 2:26:1. J2331

Communion of Saints...

Martyrdom of St. Polycarp 17:3. J81
Cyprian of Carthage, Letter to His People 39:34:3. J572
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 23:5:9. J852
Confession/Penance...

Didache, 4:14. J3
*Chrysostom, Homilies on Lazarus 4:4. J1132
*Chrysostom, Homilies on Penance 3:4. J1136
Ambrose, Penance 1:1:4+. J1292-1300
Jerome, Commentary on Ecclesiastes 10:11+. J1375, J1386
*Augustine, Sermons 20:2. J1494

Creation...

Theophilus, To Autolycus 2:4. J178
Hippolytus of Rome Philosophoumena 10:33. J398
Lactantius, Divine Institutions 2:8. J628
Athanasius, Treatise Against Pagans 35:1. J747, J761
Gregory of Nazianz, Orations 28:5-28. J984-989, J1014
Epiphanius of Salamis, Against All Heresies 65:5. J1101
Ambrose, Hexameron 1:4:16+. J1315-1317a
Augustine, Genesis Defended 1:6:10. J1540-1541

Crucifixion...

*Leo I, Sermons 68:1+. *J2208, *J2210

Division...

Ignatius of Antioch, Letter to the Philadelphians 8:2. J60
Letter of Barnabas 19:12. J37

Divorce...

Ambrose, Abraham 1:7:59. J1322

Dove (Holy Spirit)...

Cyril of Jerusalem 10:19. J824
Augustine, Christian Combat 22:24. J1578a

End Times...

*Didache, 16:3. J10
Justin Martyr, Dialog with Trypho 80. J138a
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 5:33:3. J261
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 15:11+. J832,a
Augustine, The City of GOD 20:19:4. J1771

Faith...

Hilary of Poitiers, Commentaries on Psalms 118/119. J892

Family of GOD...

Cyril of Alexander, Commentary on John 23:21. J2121
Leo I, Sermons 21:3. J2193

Father is Greater, Father and I are One...

*Victor of Vita, Persecution in Africa 2:63. *J2215

Final Impenitence...

Augustine, Letter to Boniface 185:11:49. J1444

Free Will...

*Justin Martyr, First Apology 43. J123.
Theophilus of Antioch, To Autolycus 2:27. J184
Athanasius, Discourse Against Arians 3:6. J775
Gregory of Nyssa, Great Catechism 31. J1034
Chrysostom, On Hebrews 12:3:5. J1219
Ambrose, Commentary on Luke 10:60. J1309
Jerome, Against Jovinian 2:3+. J1380, J1404, J1405
Pelagius, Free Will, Grace of Christ 4:5. J1413
Julian of Eclanum, Eight Books to Florus 5:41. J1416
Augustine, Letter to Valentine 215:4. J1455, J1495, J1560
Augustine, Questions to Simplician 1:2:12. J1572-1573
Augustine, Spirit and the Letter 3:5+. J1729 J1735 J1742
Augustine, Homilies on John 26:2+. J1821, J1926, J1942
Augustine, Admonition and Grace 11:32. J1955, J1972
Prosper of Aquitaine, Grace of GOD 18:3. J2038
Cyril of Alexandria, Commentary on John 13:18. J2113
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:3:20. J2367

Future...

Cyril of Alexandria, Treasury of Holy Trinity. J2069,2072

GOD, Attributes Of...

Aristides, Apology 1. J110
Tatian the Syrian, Address to the Greeks 4. J152
Theophilus, To Autolycus 2:3. J177
Ambrose, The Faith 1:16:106. J1266
Cyril of Alexandria, Treasury of Holy Trinity. J2069

GOD Obeys His Priests...

*Chrysostom, The Priesthood 3:5:182. J1119

GOD to Our Level...

*Cassian, The Incarnation of Christ 2:2. J2054

Grace...

Augustine, Homilies on Gospel of John 3:9+. J1807, J1821
*Augustine, Grace and Free Choice 11:25. J1939, J1944
*Augustine, Admonition and Grace 13:42. J1960

Heaven...

*Augustine, City of GOD 22:30:1. J1788

Hell...

Ignatius, Letter to the Ephesians 16:1. J41
*Anonymous Letter to Diognetus 10:7. J100
*Anonymous 2nd Letter of Clement to Corinthians 17:7. J106
*Justin Martyr, First Apology 12,52. J115,124
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 4:28:2. J239
*Augustine, City of GOD 21:10:1. J1774, J1778, J1779 *Augustine, Enchiridion of Faith 29:111. J1931
Gregory I, Dialogues 4:43+. J2321a,2322

Heretics...

Didache 16:3. J10
Ignatius, Letter to the Ephesians 16:1+. J41, J56
Polycarp, 2nd Letter to Philippians 7:1. J74
*Anonymous 2nd Letter of Clement to Corinthians 17:7. J106
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 5:20:1. J257 180AD
Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 37:1,41:1.J298,300
Origen, Homilies on Luke Hom 1. J474
*Hilary of Poitiers, The Trinity 7:4. J865 356 AD
Damasus, Tome of Damasus 1-22. J910f-q 382AD
*Ambrose, Mystery of Lord's Incarnation 5:35. J1288
Jerome, Commentaries on Titus 3:10. J1371a
*Augustine, Sermons 3+. *J1492, *J1523, *J1562, *J1579
**Augustine, Against the Letter of Mani 4:5. J1580
*Augustine, Against Faustus 17:3+. J1598, J1636-1639

Holy Eucharist. The True Presence of Our Lord...

*Didache, 9:1. J6
*Ignatius, Letter to the Romans 7:3. J54a
*Ignatius, Letter to the Philadelphians 3:2. J56
*Ignatius, Letter to the Smyrneans 6:2. J64
Justin Martyr, First Apology 66. J128
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 4:18:4. J234
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 4:33:2, 5:2:2. J240,249
Tertullian, Prayer 6:2, 19:1. J300a,301
Tertullian, The Crown 3:2. J367
Hippolytus of Rome, Apostolic Tradition 21. J394i
Clement of Alexandria, Instruct Children 2:2:19:4. J410
Origen, Homilies On Exodus Hom 13:3. J490
Origen, Homilies on Numbers Hom 7:2. J491
Cyprian, The Lapsed 15. J551
Aphraates, Treatises 12:6. J689
*Ephraim, Homilies 4:4,4:6. *J707 J708
Athanasius, Sermon to the Newly Baptized J802
*Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Letters 21-23 Mystagogic 1:7,4:3,6,9   J840-846,848,850,853j
Hilary, The Trinity 8:14 J870
*Gregory of Nyssa, Great Catechism 37. J1035
*Gregory of Nyssa, Day of Lights Jaeger Vol 9, p225. J1062
*Theodore of Mopsuestia, Comment on Matt 26:26. J1113e,f,n
Chrysostom, Homilies on Penance 9. J1137
*Chrysostom, Homilies on Judas 1:6. J1157
Chrysostom, On Matthew 82:4. J1179
*Chrysostom, On First Corinthians 24:4:7. J1195
*Chrysostom, On Second Timothy 2:4. J1207
Ambrose, The Faith 4:10:124. J1270
*Ambrose, The Mysteries 9:50,58. J1333-1334, *J1339-1340
Jerome, Commentaries on Matthew 4:26:26. J1390
Augustine, Letter to Boniface 98:9. J1424
*Augustine, Sermons 227+. J1519-1520, *J1524, J1633, J1716
*Augustine, Homilies on John 26:13. J1824
*Cyril of Alexander, Commentary on Matthew 26:27. J2101
*Macarius the Magnesian, Apocriticus 3:23. J2166
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:4:13. J2371

Holy Spirit...

Damasus, Decree of Damasus 1. J910s
Evagrius of Pontus, Letters Ep 8:10. J914
Basil the Great, Letters 38:4. J915, J917
Gregory of Nyssa, Against Eunomius J1040

Holy Trinity...

Cyprian, Letter to Jubaianus 73:12. J596
Gregory The Miracle Worker, The Creed J611
Lactantius, Divine Institutions 4:29:3 J636
*Athanasius, Letter to Serapion 1:16. J778-784a 359AD
Hilary of Poitiers, The Trinity 7:31. J867
Foebad of Agen, Against the Arians 22. J898
Gregory of Nazianz, Orations 25:16,39:11. J983, J1008
Gregory of Nyssa, Universal Ideas, Jaeger p25. J1039
Epiphanius of Salamis, Against All Heresies 73:34. J1107
**Augustine, Christian Instruction 1:5:5. *J1582
**Augustine, The Trinity 8:pref:1. J1650, **J1670-J1682
Augustine, City of GOD 11:24. J1750
*Victor of Vita, Persecution in Africa 2:82. 1Jn5:7, J2216
*Fulgence of Ruspe, The Trinity 4:1. 1Jn 5:7, J2251
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 2+. J2337, J2383-2384

Hypostatic Union...

Fulgence of Ruspe, Letter to Trasamund 3:16:1. J2248
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:3:22. J2368,2379,2383
Idols...

*Cyril of Alexandria, Commentary on Psalms 113b:16. J2095
Immaculate Concept..Ephraim, The Nisibene Hymns 27:8. J719
Ambrose, On Psalms 22:30. J1314
Andrew of Crete, Homilies Ode 4,5. J2336b

In Persona Christi (In The Person Of Christ)...

Cyprian, Letter to Cecil 63:14. J584
Ambrose of Milan, On Twelve Psalms 38:25. J1260
Incarnation...

Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:3:12 J2364,2372

Infallible Church...

Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:4:1. *J213
Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 28:1. J295
Augustine, Against Letter of Mani 5:6. J1581

Infallible Pope...

Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 23:10. J294, 200AD
Cyprian, Letter to Cornelius 59:55:14. J580, 252AD
*Augustin, Sermons 131:10+. *J1507, *J1892
*Peter Chrysologus, Letter to Eutyches 25:2. J2178

Jesus Came After Mary...

Hilary of Poitiers, The Trinity 7:14. J866
Gregory of Nyssa, Against Eunomius J1044
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 2+. J2379, J2380

Jesus Attributes...

*Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:3:13, J2365

Jesus Has Two Wills...

*Athanasius, Incarnation of the Word of GOD 21. J790
Justification...

Augustine, Letter to Paulinus 186:3:10. J1446, J1515

Life Begins...

*Tertullian, The Soul 27:1. J349a, 208AD
*Augustine, Enchiridion of Faith 23:86. J1922a

Linus Was The Second Pope...

Eusebius, History of the Church 3:2. J652b

Marriage...

Augustine, Advantage of Marriage 24:32. J1642

Mary Assumption...

*Gregory of Tours, Books of Miracles 1:4,8-9. J2288

Mary Dormition...

Germain I of Constantinople, Sermons Pg 98,357. J2336c
Damascene, Homilies 10:8. J2389-2390

Mary Genealogy...

Ignatius, Letter to the Ephesians 18:2. J42
Theodore of Mopsuestia, Against Apollinaris 3. J1113d

Mary Mother of GOD...

Irenaeus, Against Heresies 5:19:1. J256a
Ephraim, Songs of Praise 1:20. J711
Athanasius, Incarnation of the Word of GOD 8:. J788
Gregory of Nazianz, Letters 101. J1017
Gregory of Nyssa, Virginity 14:13. J1020a
Epiphanius of Salamis, Man Well Anchored 75. J1086
Theodore of Mopsuestia, The Incarnation 15. J1113b
Cassian, The Incarnation of Christ 2:2. J2054
Cyril of Alexandria, Letter to Monks 1+. J2058,2060,2064
*Cyril of Alexandria, Scholia on the Incarnation 26. J2125

Mary The New Eve...

Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:22:4. J224
Tertullian, The Flesh of Christ 16:5. J358

Mary Perpetual Virginity...

Ignatius, Letter to the Ephesians 18:2. J42
Justin Martyr, First Apology 33. J122a
Didymus the Blind, The Trinity 3:4. J1073
*Epiphanius of Salamis, Against All Heresies 78:6. J1111
Jerome, Letter to Pammachius 48:21+. J1350, J1361
Augustine, Letter to Volusian 137:2:8. J1430
Augustine, Sermons 186:1. J1518
Cyril of Alexandria, Holy Virgin 4. J2133
*Peter Chrysologus, Sermons 117. J2177
*Leo I, Letter to Flavian 28:2. J2182
*Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:4:14+. J2372, J2383
Mass...

Didache, 14:1. J8
Justin Martyr, Dialogue with Trypho 41. J135
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 4:17:5+. J232-233,382
Tertullian, The Crown 3:2. J367
*Cyprian, Letter to Cecil 63:14. J581,582,584
*Eusebius, Proof of the Gospel, Melchisedech 5:3. J671
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 23:5:7. J850-3
Mercy...

Fulgence of Ruspe, Letter to John 15:11. J2278

Miracles...

Augustine, City of GOD 22:5+. J1783-1784, J1819

One Church Only...

Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4. J555-556,573

Original Sin...

Athanasius, Discourse Against Arians 1:51. J763

Outside The Church There Is No Salvation...

Ignatius, Letter to Philadelphians 3:2. J56
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:24:1. J226
Origen, Against Celsus Hom 3:5. J537
Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4+. J557,597a
Lactantius, Divine Institutions 4:30:1. J637
Jerome, Letter to Damasus 15:2. J1346 374AD
Augustine, Discourse to People of Caesarea 6. J1858
*Fulgence of Ruspe, Forgiveness of Sins 1:19:2. J2251a
*Fulfence of Ruspe, Rule of Faith 43. J2269-2275

Papal succession...

*Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4. J555-556
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:3:3, 4:26:2. J211,237
Firmilian, Letter to Cyprian 75:17. J602a
Athanasius, Letter to Julius I 22:35. J806a
*Optatus of Milevis, Schism of Donatists 2:2. J1242
*Augustine, Letter to Generosus 53:1:2. J1418

Paul Slain...

Lactantius, Deaths of the Persecutors 2:5. J647a

Perseverance...

Augustine, Gift of Perseverance 1:1. J1992-1993,2002
Prosper of Aquitaine, Calumnators in Gaul resp:7. J2028
Person...

*Damascene, Source Knowledge 3:3:5. J2362-2363,2366,2380

Peter in Rome...

Dionysius, Letter to Soter of Rome 2:25:8. J106a,b 198AD
*Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:1:1. J208, 3:3:3 *J211 180AD
Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 32:1,36:1. J296-297
Tertullian, Antidote Against the Scorpion 15:3. J368a
Clement, Fragment in Eusebius, History 6:14:1. J439-440
Peter of Alexandria, Penance Canon 9. J611gg 306AD
*Lactantius, Deaths of the Persecutors 2:5. J647a
*Eusebius, The Chronicle *J651aa 42AD, *J651cc,dd 325AD
Eusebius, History of the Church 3:1:1. J652a
*Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 6:14. J822c
*Damasus I, Decree of Damasus 3. J910u 382AD
Epiphanius of Salamis, Against All Heresies 27:6. J1092
Optatus of Milevis, Schism of Donatists 2:2. J1242

Pope...

*Irenaeus, Against Heresies, 3:3:3, J211, 180AD, list of first 14 Popes.
*Cyprian of Carthage, Letters 8:2:1. J568a,570b 250AD
Arius, Letter to Alexander of Alexandria, J651 320AD
Rufinus, The Apostles Creed 1. J1343a
Peter Chrysologus, Letter to Eutyches 25:2. J2178

Priest Power...

*Chrysostom, The Priesthood 3:5:182. J1119, J1169

Primacy of Peter...

Cyprian, Unity of the Catholic Church 4. J555-556
Origen, Commentaries on John 5:3 J479a
Cornelius I, Letter to Cyprian Epist 49. J546-546a
Cyprian, Letter to Quintas 71:1. J592a
Firmilian, Letter to Cyprian 75:17 J602a
Eusebius, History of the Church 2:14:6. J651dd
Aphraates, Treatises 21:13 J693a
*Council of Sardica, Canons, Canon3,*4. J702a,b
Julius I, Letter to Bishops of Antioch 22:35. J806a
*Council of Constantinople, Canon3. J910d
Damasus, Decree of Damasus 3. J910u
*Ambrose, On Twelve Psalms 40:30+. J1252a,1261
Jerome, Letter to Damasus 15:2, J1346,1346a
*Augustine, Letter to Generosus 53:1:2. J1418
*Augustine, Sermons 131:10,295:2+. J1507,1526,1892
Innocent I, Letter to Council of Carthage 29:1. J2015f
*Leo I, Letters 14:11+. J2178a,2179a,2184a,*J2191
Prophecy...

*Augustine, Sermons 31:10. J1497

Punishment, Fire...

Lactantius, Divine Institutions 7:21:1. J646
Gregory I, Dialogues 4:29. J2320

Purgatory...

*Tertullian, The Soul 58:1. J352 208AD
Tertullian, The Crown 3:2. J367 211AD
Tertullian, Monogamy 10:1. J382 213AD
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechet Lecture 23:5:9-10. J852-*853
Basil, Homilies on the Psalms Ps7:2. J956
Gregory of Nyssa, Sermon on the Dead, J1061 382AD
Epiphanius of Salamis, Against All Heresies 75:8. J1109
*Chrysostom, On Phillipians 3:4. J1206
Serapion, The Sacramentary 13L1. J1239a
*Augustine, Psalms 37:3. J1467, Sermons 159:1. J1513,*1516
*Augustine, Genesis Defended 2:20:30. J1544
Augustine, Faith and Works 1:1. J1737a
Augustine, City of GOD 21:24:2+. J1776,1780, J1920, J1934
Caesar of Arles, Sermons 179:104:2. J2233
Gregory I, Dialogues 4:40. J2321

Resurrection...

Clement, Letter to the Corinthians 24:1. J13
Justin Martyr, The Resurrection 8. J147
Athenagoras, The Resurrection 12. J169
*Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 18:1. J836,*837
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:4:27. J2375-2376.

Sabbath Ended...

Didache, 14:1. J8
Epistle of Barnabas, 15:6-8
Ignatius of Antioch, Letter to Magnesians 8:1. J45,46
Anonymous, Letter to Diognetus 3:1. J96
Justin Martyr, Dialogue with Trypho 23. J133a-134a
Tertullian, Answer to the Jews 2.
Discalia 2.
Origin, Commentary on John 2:28
Victorinus, History of the World. Eusebius, History of the Church 1:4:8 Eusebius, Proof of the Gospel 4:16:186
Athanasius, On Sabbath and Circumcision 3.
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 4:37
Council of Laodicea, Canon 29
Chrysostom, Homilies on the Statutes 29.
Chrysostom, Homilies on Galatians 2:17
Chrysostom, homilies on Philippians 10
Augustin, Confessions 18:4+. J1599, J1602
Augustin, Against an Adversary 2:7:26+. J1897
Leo I, Sermons 63:5. J2205

Salvation for All...

*Augustine, Enchiridion of Faith 27:103+. J1927, J1962
Prosper of Aquitaine, Calumnators sent:8. J2030
Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:2:29. J2358

Scandal...

Chrysostom, On Matthew 59:1. J1175

Septuagint Translate...

*Exhortation to the Greeks 13. J149a

Sign of the Son of Man...

Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 15:22. J832a

Sin...

Basil the Great, Rules Briefly Treated 293. J978
Gregory of Nazianz, Orations 16:15. J981
Jerome, Against Jovinian 2:30. J1382 (Mortal-Venial)
Augustine, Sermon to Catechumins on the Creed 7:15. J1536
*Augustine, Sermon on the Mount 1:12:34. J1565

Sins Forgiven...

Firmilian, Letter to Cyprian 75:16. J602

Sola Scriptura...

*Ignatius, Letter to the Philadelphians, 8:2. J60
Soul...

*Damascene, Source of Knowledge 3:2:12. J2357

Sunday Worship...

Didache, 14:1. J8 Justin Martyr, First Apology 67. J129
Caesar of Arles, Sermons 13:265:1. J2233c

Temptation...

Ambrose, On Twelve Psalms 43:71. J1263

The Word...

*Tatian the Syrian, Address to the Greeks 5. J153
Athenagoras, Supplication for Christians 10,24, J164,5
*Theophilus, To Autolycus 2:10. J179,*182
Hippolytus of Rome, Philosophoumena 10:33. J398
Novatian, The Trinity 31. J608
Lactantius, Divine Institutions 4:8:6. J632
Athanasius, Discourse Against Arians 1:42. J762-774
Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 1:10. J825
Basil the Great, Sermons 16:3. J969
Augustine, The Trinity 15:14:23. J1677-1678
*Cyril of Alexandria, Treasury of Holy Trinity. J2065,2070
Theotokos (GOD Bearing)...

Vincent of Lerins, The Notebooks 15:20. J2171
Damascene, Against Nestorians 43. J2387

Tradition...

Polycrates, Letter to Victor of Rome 5:24:1. J190a
*Irenaeus, Against Heresies 1:10:2, 2:9:1. J192,198,209
Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:3:2, J210-213,226,242,257
Irenaeus, Letter to Florinus 5:20:4. J264
*Tertullian, Demurrer Against Heretics 19:3. J291-296,*298
Tertullian, The Veiling of Virgins 2:1. J328a,329
Tertullian, Against Marcion 4:5:1+. J341,371
Hippolytus, Against Heresy of Noetus 17. J394
Origen, Fundamental Doctrines 1:preface:2,4. J443,445,785
Athanasius, Letters to Serapion 1:28. J782
Foebad of Agen, Against Arians 22. J898
Basil The Great, Transcript of Faith 125:3. J917
Basil The Great, The Holy Spirit 27:66. J954
Basil The Great, Faith 1. J972
Gregory of Nyssa, Against Eunomius J1043
Epiphanius, Against All Heresies 61:6,73:34. J1098,1107
Chrysostom, On Romans 1:3. J1181
*Chrysostom, On Second Thessalonians 4:2. J1213
*Jerome, Dialogue between Luciferian & Christian 8. J1358
*Augustine, Letter to Januarius 54:1:1,3. J1419,1419a
*Augustine, Against Letter of Mani 5:6. J1581
*Augustine, Baptism 2:7:12, 4:24:31. J1623,1631
*Augustin, Literal Interpretation Genesis 10:23:39. J1705
*Augustin, City of GOD 16:2:1. J1765
*Augustin, Against Julian 1:7:30, 2:10:33. J1898-1900
Innocent I, Letter to Council of Carthage 29:1. J2015f
Theodoret of Cyr, Letter to Florentius 89. J2142
*Vincent of Lerins, The Notebooks 2:1, 9:14. J2168,2169,
*Vincent of Lerins, The Notebooks 20:25, 22:27. J2172-2175
Gregory I, Homilies on Ezechiel 2:4:12. J2329
Damascene, Homilies 10:18. J2390

Trinity in Man...

Augustine, Against a Discourse of the Arians 16. J1860
Truth...

*Irenaeus, Against Heresies 3:4:1 J211,213

Truth is One...

*Fulgence of Ruspe, Letter to Donatus 8:10. J2236

Vatican...

Eusebius, History of the Church fragment 2:25:5. J106a
Women...

*Augustine, Christian Combat 22:24. J1578

Works Needed...

Ambrose, Letter to Constantus 2:16. J1247
Augustine, Questions to Simplician 1:2:2,6. J1569-1570



Compiled by Bob Stanley, November 11, 1998
Updated May 8, 2005
 
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