Who are the Apostolic Fathers? More accurately, what are the Apostolic Fathers? The Apostolic Fathers is a collection of the earliest surviving Christian writings outside the New Testament. Written in the period roughly from AD 95 to 140, these writings were created in the first generation after the Apostles
While not part of the Canon of Scripture, these writings provide an insight into the early church as it moved out of the Age of the Apostles. The best of these show a firm belief in the doctrines of Scripture as taught by the Apostles.
Thank you for listening. May you be blessed as we continue our progression through early church history.