Thomas C. Schmidt is a Doctoral Candidate in Ancient Christianity at Yale University. His research interests focus on the early church, christian persecution, and the general history of the eastern churches up through the Middle Ages. His dissertation examines the reception of Revelation and the formation of the New Testament.
This volume contains an English translation and introduction to Hippolytus of Rome's Commentary on Daniel and his Chronicon. Both works are the first writings of their kind. The commentary is the earliest extant Christian commentary on a book of the Bible and the Chronicon is the first extant Christian historical work.
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