Flashcards in Lesson 3 Deck (15):
Marcion was an early heresy that was half pagan and half Christian
The Marcions accepted both the New and Old testaments
The Marcions taught that Jesus did not come in the flesh (Docetic).
Montanist were named after their founder Monotheism
Montanist taught a simplistic faith and believed in the priesthood of all true believers.
Tertullian was one of the greatest of the early fathers who condemned the Montanist.
Tertullian eventually became a Montanist
In the formation of the Canon it was important that the book be universally accepted as well as ratified by a Church council.
James was one of the early books that was questionable in the canon because it emphasized works.
One of the last books to be accepted by the 2nd century was Romans.
The Old Catholic Age ran from A.D 170 to A.D. 236.
Irenaeus was a proponent of the Asia Minor School.
Tertullian and Cyprian were proponents of the Alexandria School.
The word Catholic has a general meaning of "universal"
Origen was the first to speak of eternal son.