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Many committed, knowledgeable believers still know little about the history of the church. As a result they're missing a testament to God's steadfastness over the centuries. Now a monumental new teaching series sheds crucial light on church history, demonstrating God's promise to build and preserve his church so that "the gates of hell will not prevail against it" (Matt. 16:18). Join Dr. W. Robert Godfrey as he takes believers through the first 12 lectures of what will be a 73-lecture series covering theology, apologetics, notable church fathers, and much more.

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Good, Broad overview

This was a good broad overview of early church history. A lot happened in the first 500 years that wasn't covered, but the major highlights were explained sufficiently. The good and bad was also presented.

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Awesome perspective and insight into ancient church

I love the teaching style and crisp delivery. I appreciated the insight into how certain traditions were born and how the thinking in the early church evolved. We many times take for granted the questions and issues settled in their era.

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a little to too much opinion, along with the facts

not sure how God's church made it this far without Robert.Like knowing alot about God and his church but not knowing God or his church.