Bradley G. Green, ed.
IVP, 398 Pages, Paper, $24.00

You’ve probably heard the church fathers’ names—Irenaeus, Tertullian, Origen, Athanasius, Augustine, and others—and regardless of your degree of knowledge of these early theologians, this book will surely be worthwhile. The work is scholarly, but as one reviewer notes, it is just as desirable “for pleasure reading.”