The Road to Nicea

Emperors, bishops, monks, riots - and that Creed you hear on Sunday mornings. Join the Rev. Ben Wyatt in a fascinating account of Christ, creed, and controversy in the turbulent 4th century.

Christianity
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Episode 6 - Maintaining the Martyr’s Faith: Tri...
Trinitarian Thought at the Dawn of the Fourth Century
34 min
2
Episode 5 - Not a Chill Emperor: Diocletian and...
Diocletian and the Transformation of the Roman Empire
27 min
3
Supplemental - Interview with Andrew McGowan on...
29 min
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Episode 4 - Speaking of the Son: Third Century ...
Third Century Attempts at Trinitarian Theology
35 min
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Supplemental - The Ho Ho Haymaker, or, I Saw He...
14 min
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Supplemental - Orb Bodies for Everyone: The Odd...
The Oddities of Origen
17 min
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Episode 3 - Respect My Authority: Alternatives ...
Alternatives to Episcopal Rule
36 min
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Supplemental - The Heretics That Never Were: Gn...
Gnosticism in Early Christianity
23 min
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Episode 2 - Exclusive and Flourishing: The Chur...
The Church of the Third Century
38 min
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Episode 1 - Castrati, Chaos, and Cow Sacrifices...
The Third-Century Roman Empire
40 min
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Introduction: The Long Reach of Antiquity
The long reach of antiquity
15 min