Monday, January 15, 2001

1st Century AD

Grade School:

Saint Paul the Apostle: The Story of the Apostle to the Gentiles by Mary Fabyan Windeatt (Journeys 45-58 AD)

High School:
The Ides of April by Mary Ray (62 AD)
Beyond the Desert Gate by Mary Ray (67 AD)
Mark of the Horse Lord by Rosemary Sutcliff (1st century Britain)

Chapters on the successors to St. Peter, from Pope Fiction, pgs. 68-88, 119-125

Primary Sources:

The Acts of the Apostles
The Didache (written between 70 and 90 AD) TC pgs. 3-9
Letters of St. Ignatius of Antioch TC pgs. 11-26 (69-107 AD)


Colosseum, Rome, Italy (construction 70-82 AD)
Petra, Petra, Jordan

1 comment:

ScienceMom said...

Thanks for all the book lists!

I'd also suggest adding Marigold Hunt's A Life of Our Lord for Children and The First Christians: The Acts of the Apostles for Children (Sophia reprint) to this time period.