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The Doctrine of the Trinity in the Early Church

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Book or monograph Bobrinskoy: The Mystery of the TrinityBoris Bobrinskoy, The Mystery of the Trinity: Trinitarian Experience and Vision in the Biblical and Patristic Tradition. Svs Press, 1999. Pbk. ISBN: 0881411825. pp.330.
On-line Resource Gerald Bray, "The Doctrine of the Trinity in Augustine's De Civitate Dei," European Journal of Theology 1.2 (1992): 141-150.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
Article in Journal or Book Mark Carpenter, "A Synopsis of the Development of Trinitarian Thought From the First Century Church Fathers to the Second Century Apologists," Trinity Journal 26.2 (Fall 2005): 293-319.
Article in Journal or Book Colin Gunton, "Augustine, the Trinity and the Theological Crisis of the West," Scottish Journal of Theology 43 (1990): 33-
Article in Journal or Book R.P.C. Hanson, "The Doctrine of the Trinity Acheived in 381," Scottish Journal of Theology 36 (1983): 41-57.
Book or monograph Hanson: The Search for the Christian Doctrine of GodR.P.C. Hanson, The Search for the Christian Doctrine of God: The Arian Controversy 318-381. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1988. ISBN: 0567094855. pp.954.{Amazon.com}
Article in Journal or Book Allan M. Harman, "Speech about the Trinity: With Special Reference to Novatian, Hilary and Calvin," Scottish Journal of Theology 26 (1973): 385-
On-line Resource Michael A.G. Haykin, “And did the Father die? The Perennial Threat of Modalism,” Evangel 5:4 (1987): 13-14.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource Michael A.G. Haykin, "The Undivided Three: The Doctrine Of The Trinity In Church History," Reformation & Revival 10.3 (Summer 2001): 53-66. View in PDF format pdf
Article in Journal or Book C.B. Kaiser, "The development of Johannine Motifs in Hilary's Doctrine of the Trinity," Scottish Journal of Theology 29 (1976): 237-47.
Book or monograph J.N.D. Kelly, Early Christian Creeds, 3rd edn. London: Longmans, 1972. Hbk. ISBN: 0582489318. {Amazon.com}
Book or monograph Bernard Lonargan, The Way to Nicea: The Dialectical Development of Trinitarian Theology. A. O'Donovan, trans. London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1976. pp.xxix + 143.
Article in Journal or Book Kilian McDonnell, "Does Origen Have a Trinitarian Doctrine of the Holy Spirit?" Gregorianum 75.1 (1994): 5-35.
Article in Journal or Book E.P. Meijuring, "The Doctrine of the Will and the Trinity in the Orations of Gregory of Nazianzus," Nederlands Theologisch Tijdschrift 27.3 (1973): 224-234.
Article in Journal or Book E.P. Meijering, "Cyril of Alexandria on the Platonists and the Trinity," Nederlands Theologisch Tijdschrift 28.1 (1974): 16-29.
Book or monograph E.P. Meijering, Hilary of Poitiers on the Trinity. Leiden: E J Brill, 1982. Pbk .ISBN: 9004067345. pp.199.
Book or monograph M. O'Carroll, Trinitas: A Theological Encyclopedia of the Holy Trinity. Wilmington: Glazier, 1986.
C.C. Pecknold, "How Augustine Used the Trinity: Functionalism and the Development of Doctrine," Anglican Theological Review 85.1 (2003): 127-141.
J. Pelikan, "Montranism and its Trinitarian Significance," Church History 25 (1956): 99-109.
Book or monograph Pelikan: The Emergence of the Catholic TraditionJaroslav Pelikan, "The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100-600)," The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine, Vol. 1. London & Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1971. Pbk. ISBN: 0226653714. pp.394. {Amazon.com}
Cornelius Plantinga, "Gregory of Nyssa and the Social Analogy of the Trinity," Thomist 50.3 (1986): 325-352.
Book or monograph G.L. Prestige, God in Patristic Thought, 2nd edn. London: SPCK, 1952.
Book or monograph A.E.J. Rawlinson, ed. Essays on the Trinity and on the Incarnation. London: Longmans, Green, 1928.
Book or monograph Rusch: The Trinitarian ControversyWilliam G. Rusch, The Trinitarian Controversy. Sources of Early Christian Thought. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1980. Pbk. ISBN: 0800614100. pp.viii + 182. {Amazon.com}
Book or monograph Scaff: Creeds of ChristendomPhilip Schaff, The Creeds of Christendom, 3 Vols., revised. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1984. Hbk. ISBN: 0801082323. {CBD} {Amazon.com}
Book or monograph Erwin Schadel, Bibliotheca Trinitariorum. International Bibliography of Trinitarian Literature, 2 Vols. Paris: K.G. Saur, 1986. Hbk. ISBN: 3598105681. {Amazon.com}
On-line Resource Philip Schaff, "The Conflict of Trinitarianism and Unitarianism in the Anti-Nicene Age," Bibliotheca Sacra 15 No. 60 (1858): 726-744.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph George Christopher Stead, Divine Substance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1977. Hbk. ISBN: 0198266308. pp.326. {Amazon.com}
Book or monograph Studer: Trinity and IncarnationBasil Studer, Trinity and Incarnation: The Faith of the Early Church. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1994. Pbk. ISBN: 0814655068. pp.288. {Amazon.com}
Book or monograph Torrance: The Trinitarian FaithThomas F. Torrance, The Trinitarian Faith: The Evangelical Theology of the Ancient Catholic Church. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1993. Pbk. ISBN: 0567292193. pp.358. {Amazon.com}
Book or monograph Arthur W. Wainwright, The Trinity in the New Testament, 2nd edn. London: SPCK, 1969. Reprint. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2001. Pbk. ISBN: 1579107141. pp.286. {Amazon.com}
On-line Resource B.B. Warfield, "Tertullian and the Beginning of the Doctrine of the Trinity," The Princeton Theological Review 3.4 (1905): 529-557.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain and can be freely distributed and copied]
On-line Resource B.B. Warfield, "Tertullian and the Beginning of the Doctrine of the Trinity. Part 2," The Princeton Theological Review 4.1 (1906): 1-36.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain and can be freely distributed and copied]
On-line Resource B.B. Warfield, "Tertullian and the Beginning of the Doctrine of the Trinity. Part 2," The Princeton Theological Review 4.2 (1906): 1-23.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain and can be freely distributed and copied]
Book or monograph H.A. Wolfson, The Philosophy of the Church Fathers, Vol. 1, 2nd edn. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1964.
On-line Resource David F. Wright, "The Formation Of The Doctrine Of The Trinity In The Early Church," Reformation & Revival 10.3 (Summer 2001): 69-93. View in PDF format pdf

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