#40 LOOK WHAT I FOUND

What Christians have always believed…

Diary of a Cleric

Dear Doctimus Prime,
You can’t guess what i stumbled on this morning! It is a writing that dates back to the second century. Yes second century. It was written by a Christian convert  who goes by the name JUSTIN. Before becoming a Christian, he was a philosopher. His encounter with Christianity brought him to the conviction that Christianity is the only true philosophy and God is to be worshipped.

Here is a letter he addressed to the Emperor Titus Aelius Antoninus Augustus Pius (86 – 161).

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“No one may share the Eucharist with us unless he believes that what we teach is true, unless he is washed in the regenerating waters of baptism for the remission of his sins, and unless he lives in accordance with the principles given us by Christ.
  We do not consume the eucharistic bread and wine as if it were ordinary food and drink, for…

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