Christianity’s roots run deep with examples of strong faith from spiritual giants extending throughout history. Today’s church can be renewed by listening to the insights and wisdom of yesterday’s saints.
The CSB Ancient Faith Study Bible features study notes and commentary from the writings of the church fathers of the second, third, and fourth centuries to help you understand and apply their rich biblical insights to your life today. Also included are “Twisted Truth” call-outs describing where some ancient thinkers drifted from orthodoxy, more than twenty-five feature articles highlighting key selections from early church fathers on essential Christian truths, and biographies of twenty-five of the most influential patristic church fathers.
Includes commentary and writings from: Irenaeus of Lyons, Origen, Justin Martyr, Tertullian, Clement of Alexandria, Ambrose of Milan, Augustine of Hippo, Athanasius of Alexandria, John Chrysostom, Jerome, the Cappadocian Fathers, and more.
Study notes from the early church
Exclusive feature articles
Profiles of patristic fathers
“Twisted Truth” call-outs
Elegant two-color design
9-point type size
Smyth-sewn binding with ribbon marker
The CSB Ancient Faith Study Bible features the highly readable, highly reliable text of the Christian Standard Bible® (CSB). The CSB stays as literal as possible to the Bible’s original meaning without sacrificing clarity, making it easier to engage with Scripture’s life-transforming message and to share it with others.
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Translated by more than 100 scholars from 17 denominations, the Christian Standard Bible fulfills its mission of being as literal as possible to the most reliable manuscripts without compromising readability. This optimal blend of fidelity and clarity means the CSB is reliable for serious study, but is also rendered in engaging, sharable language that stirs hearts, drives understanding, and changes lives. The CSB is where original meaning is discovered, heart connection is made, and lifelong inspiration begins.