This course is a study of the roots of the Christian faith, beginning with the Biblical record in Acts, that laid the foundation for the early generations of the church. It works to place the Biblical record in its historical context using research, including original sources.
- Common Roots, Robert E. Webber, ISBN: 978-0310291855
- Church History, Volume One: From Christ to the Pre-Reformation, Everett Ferguson, ISBN: 978-0310516569
- The New Testament in Its World, N.T. Wright, ISBN: 978-0281082711
- Josephus The Complete Works, Flavius Josephus, ISBN: 978-0785250500