Justin Martyr


Justin Martyr (c. 100-165)

“Reason dictates that those who are truly pious and philosophers should honor and love only the truth, declining to follow the opinions of the ancients, if they are worthless.”

  • Justin Martyr’s “First Apology” (chapter 2)translated by Leslie William Barnard in After The New Testament: A Reader In Early Christianity, edited by Bart D. Ehrman. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

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