This book is essential for any Christian who wants to know the historical and theological roots of his faith. Our forefathers in the faith left us an abundance of wisdom that’s relevant even amidst so–called recent controversies. This is the definitive edition used for over one hundred years by biblical scholars. This volume features the work of Clement, Ignatius, Polycarp, and more. The original Greek versions of these texts are included alongside the English translations for a more enriching experience.