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Eusebius: The Church History

Author(s):   Eusebius
Publisher:   Kregel Academic & Professional (1999)
Format:   Hardcover
Copies:   1 copy available
Product Info:   Book Description

Much of our knowledge of the first three centuries of Christianity comes from Eusebius, the first great historian of the Christian faith. This full-color edition is a standard reference work on the early church. (20040603)

Editorial Reviews

A masterful translation. (Forum Letter 20040603)

A publication with enduring value. (Response 20040603)

Eminently enjoyable. (Restoration Quarterly 20040603)

Maier has done something for ordinary Christian pastors and lay people. He's brought the earliest years of the church back to life. (Michael L. Sherer Metro Lutheran News 20040603)

Well-translated, carefully-introduced edition of ancient texts are the lifeblood of real history. . . . Kregel's publication of a new translation of Eusebius's Church History by Paul L. Maier is, therefore, an important event. (Mark A. Noll McManis Professor of Christian Thought Wheaton College 20040603)

A pleasant and accessible introduction to this important resource for church history. (Atlanta Constitution-Journal 20040603)

A very high quality translation of a very important work. (Christian Library Journal 20040603)

Eusebius, as the first church historian, gave us a priceless treasure. . . . Now Dr. Paul Maier in his new translation and commentary brings this resource in its most accessible and convenient form to modern readers. (Ken Curtis Christian History Institute 20040603)

Far and away the best [translation] on the market. (Northwest Baptist Witness 20040603)

There is no book more important to understanding the early church than Eusebius's Church History . And there is no edition more readable and engaging than this one. (Mark Galli Editor Christian History Magazine )

While there are numerous editions of The Church History, none compares with this one. (Biblical Worldview )

Language Notes
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Greek