Episode 7: Athanasius

Episode 7 traces the life, thought, and writings of one of the most important people in church history: Athanasius. This saint is revered for his fight against Arianism. But is the traditional picture of Athanasius true?

Sources

Works by Athanasius

Select Works and Letters of Athanasius (Free)
The Life of Antony 

Secondary Sources

The Formation of Christian Theology by John Behr (we used volume 2, part I for this episode, but the whole series (3 books total) is fantastic).
The Search for the Christian Doctrine of God by R. P. C. Hanson
Arius: Heresy and Tradition by Rowan Williams
“Athanasius: Five-Time Exile Fighting for ‘Orthodoxy,'” Christianity Today

Music

“The Fourth” by Scott Gratton (cc by-nc 4.0)
“The Hours” by Scott Gratton (cc by-nc 4.0)
“The End is Near” by Scott Gratton (cc by-nc 4.0)
“Pieces of the Present” by Scott Gratton (cc by-nc 4.0)
“The First” by Scott Gratton (cc by-nc 4.0)
“Improvisation III” by Metyu, VKTRD & Ondro M. (cc by-nc-sa 4.0)
“Night Owl” by Broke For Free (cc by-nc 3.0)

 

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