Athanasius of Alexandria

Contra Gentes


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Contra Gentes is the first of a two volume work published by Athanasius of Alexandria prior to the outbreak of the Arian controversy (ca. 31…

The Life of Anthony


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Anthony (251-356CE) lived in Egypt, and became one of the fathers of Christian desert monasticism. When he was about 18 years old, and havin…

Four Discourses Against The Arians


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In spite of Nicea's condemnation of Arius in 325, Arianism was far from dead. For decades after Nicea, political intrigue and personality cl…

On the Incarnation (De Incarnatione Verbi Dei)



This plain, easy to understand book on Jesus' humanity and divinity, written by a passionate young priest from Alexandria heavily influenced…

The Life of Anthony (Version 2)


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The Life Of St. Anthony the Great.

The Life of Antony



A brief biography of St. Anthony of Egypt, an important figure in the early history of monasticism, written by a man who acted as his helper…

Coffee Break Collection 002 - Faith


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This is a collection of short (15 minute or less readings) works in English suitable for a coffee break at work or a short commuter ride. Th…

The Early Church Collection Volume 2


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This collection begins with Augustine's response to the charge that Christians, unlike anyone else in the world, believe in things that cann…

Later Treatises of Saint Athanasius, Archbishop of Alexandria


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The times, for which God raised up Saint Athanasius, have, in many respects, a counterpart in our own. There is, now too, earnest, ever-enla…