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Peter Chrysologus

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Priesthood of the Christian – Peter Chrysologus on Baptism & Confirmation

Peter Chrysologus, a 5th century Church Father,  on the priesthood of all believers conferred in baptism and confirmation.  He elaborates his teaching in the course of  commenting on the apostle Paul's words in Romans 12:2. [dropcaps type='normal' font_size='100' color='' background_color='' border_color='']I[/dropcaps]appeal to you by the mercy...

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Prayer, Fasting and Mercy – Peter Chrysologus

The key penitential practices of Lent-prayer, fasting, and almsgiving or mercy are here explained by one of the greatest preachers of the early Church. Saint Peter Chrysologus shows how Lenten prayer, mercy and fasting are one, and they give life to each other....