St. Justin Martyr
Hellenistic philosopher and Christian apologist.
The Martyrdom of the Holy Martyr Justin and his Companions who Suffered at Rome:
Argues that Christ is the Logos of Platonic philosophy, and describes early liturgical practices.
Discourse to the Greeks:
An attack on Greek polytheism. Dods translation.
Hortatory Address to the Greeks:
Contrasts the weaknesses and inconsistency of Greek myth and philosophy with the antiquity and coherence of Judæo-Christianity. The philosophers and poets nevertheless anticipated many aspects of the Christian revelation. Dods translation.
On the Resurrection
The dead will rise in physical bodies at the Second Advent.
The Sole Government of God:
Evidence for monotheism can be found even in classical Greek literature. Reith translation.
Fragments of Lost Writings,
collected by Rev. A. Roberts.
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