Campus Location

Abilene Campus (Residential)

Date of Award


Document Type



Graduate School of Theology

Degree Name

Master of Arts

Committee Chair or Primary Advisor

Everett Ferguson

Second Committee Member or Secondary Advisor

Thomas H. Olbricht

Third Committee Member or Committee Reader

C. Leonard Allen


During the fourth century of the common era, a period which saw the acceptance of Christianity by the Roman empire and with that the continuing problem of how to relate Christ and culture, several of the fathers of the church wrote concerning the education of Christians. What did these men have in mind when they talked about Christian education? How did this relate to pagan education? Was there any compatibility between the two, and if so, what was it?

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