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Epistles of St. Clement of Rome & St. Ignatius of Antioch - Ancient Christian Writers Series

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Epistles of St. Clement of Rome & St. Ignatius of Antioch

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St. Clement's epistle, written c. 96, is called the first epistle, and is a model of a pastoral letter. The epistles of St. Ignatius, Bishop of Smyrna at the beginning of the second century, are addressed to six Christian communities. 





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978-0809100385
9"  (22.8 cm) x 5 1/2"  (13.9 cm) x 0 3/4"  (1.90 cm)
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St. Clement I

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 11/23


Patron Of: Dundee, Scotland, Marble Workers, Velletri, Italy, Boatmen, Mariners, Sailors, Sick Children, Stonecutters, Watermen

Also known as
    Clement of Rome

Memorial
    23 November

Profile
    Fourth Pope. Apostolic Father. The Basilica of Saint Clement in Rome, one of the earliest parish churches in the city, is probably built on the site of Clement's home. Author of the "Epistle to the Corinthians". His name occurs in the Canon of the Mass. Origen and Saint Jerome identify him as working with Saint Paul the Apostle.

Born
    Rome, Italy

Papal Ascension
    c.88

Died
    martyred in 101 during the persecution of Trajan

Canonized
    Pre-Congregation

Patronage
    boatmen
    Dundee, Scotland
    marble workers
    mariners
    sailors
    sick children
    stonecutters
    Velletri, Italy
    watermen



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St. Ignatius of Antioch

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 10/17


Patron Of: Against Throat Diseases, Church in Eastern Mediterranean, Church in North Africa

Also known as
    God-Bearer
    Theophoros

Memorial
    17 October
    formerly 1 February

Profile
    Convert from paganism to Christianity. Succeeded Peter as bishop of Antioch, Syria. Served during persecution of Domitian. During the persecution of Trajan, he was ordered taken to Rome to be killed by wild animals. On the way, a journey which took months, he wrote a series of encouraging letters to the churches under his care. First writer to use the term the Catholic Church. Apostolic Father. Martyr. His name occurs in the "Nobis quoque peccatoribus" in the Canon of the Mass. Legend says he was the infant that Jesus took into his arms in Mark 9.

Born
    c.50 in Syria

Died
    thrown to wild animals c.107 at Rome; relics at Saint Peter's, Rome

Patronage
    against throat diseases
    Church in eastern Mediterranean
    Church in North Africa



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