(Link fixed) Why You Should Read the Fathers of the Church

Posted March 13, 2019 3:32 pm by Steve Ray

(Link fixed) Why You Should Read the Fathers of the Church

Written by Dr. David Tamisiea from St. Philip Institute. It is a nice introduction to the Fathers of the Church – the guys that made me Catholic. For the whole article, click here.
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The terms “Fathers of the Church,” “Church Fathers,” “early Church Fathers,” or simply “the Fathers,” are used by Catholics and other Christians to refer to the outstanding teachers of the Christian faith from antiquity. The underlying idea behind calling these men “Fathers” is that a teacher of the Christian faith is a spiritual father who helps give spiritual birth to those who receive his teaching.
St. Paul, for example,

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