Advent Thoughts: Some of the Church Fathers on the Divinity of Christ Various Posted on 12/03/2005 6:47:15 PM PST by Knitting A Conundrum. Thinking about Advent, and what it means, and why we even celebrate Christmas, led me to these quotes … These are quotes by later writers about studying the early Church fathers. Posted in ADVENT QUOTES, ADVENT REFLECTIONS, CHRIST, the WAY,TRUTH,LIFE, CHRISTMASTIDE!, DOCTORS of the Church, FATHERS of the Church, QUOTES of the SAINTS, The INCARNATION, The LAMB of GOD, The NATIVITY of JESUS, The WORD Thought for the Day – 17 December – The Mystery of our Reconciliation with God Skip to comments. Author: Hanley Comments: Comments Off on Advent Quote: Mother Teresa of Calcutta Categories: Quotes from Church Fathers, Desert Fathers, and More The following are early church fathers and apologists of the first and second centuries. Look no further as we’ve gathered some of the best Church sign sayings ideas you can ever find At some point or the other we have seen different church sayings, especially those written on bill boards belonging to churches. Quotes About the Early Church Fathers. Dietrich Bonhoeffer ... this simple face of divine graciousness in ordinary life rather than in the hymns of church fathers or in the dry elaborations of theologians.” Advent Quotes. What’s this? The first eight or nine documents are also known as the Apostolic Fathers. 179-180): "The holy Paul, the priest of the divine mysteries, writes: 'Great indeed, we confess, is the mystery of our religion: He was manifested in the flesh, vindicated in the Spirit, seen by angels, preached among the nations, believed on in the world, taken up in glory' (I Tim. Inspirational quotes, motivational messages, and sayings for church signs? From St. Cyril of Alexandria (Cyril of Alexandria: Early Church Fathers; Routledge pgs. You are currently reading Advent Quote: Mother Teresa of Calcutta at Blog of St. Luke in the Fields.. meta. Posted on November 12, ... ― Dietrich Bonhoeffer, God Is in the Manger: Reflections on Advent and Christmas. The writers known as the church fathers represent the ancient orthodox church as opposed to other elements of … Advent and Christmas inspiration, quotations, prayers, poems and illustrations . The "fathers" themselves did not call themselves that, and probably none of them realized their hand-written page would be read by their descendants 1700 to 2000 years later. Posted in ADVENT REFLECTIONS, DOCTORS of the Church, FATHERS of the Church, QUOTES of the SAINTS, The INCARNATION, The NATIVITY of JESUS, The O ANTIPHONS, The WORD Advent Reflection – 22 December – Emmanuel, God-with-us