COURSE OUTLINE (by JMO Mandia)
"To become deep in history is to cease to be a Protestant."
(Cardinal John Henry Newman)
THE EARLY CHURCH
This period covers the History of the Church from the first century to the fall of Rome in 476 AD. [Detailed notes]
THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES
What happened in the Church from the sixth century to the separation of the Eastern Church in 1054 AD. [Detailed notes]
THE HIGH MIDDLE AGES TO THE PROTESTANT REVOLT
Events from the eleventh century to 1517. [Detailed notes]
THE CATHOLIC REFORMATION TO THE PRESENT
This section gives an overview of the Church from 1545 to the present. [Detailed notes]
VIDEO: CHURCH HISTORY (33 AD TO PRESENT)
VIDEO: A GLIMPSE INTO THE HISTORY OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH
VIDEO: THE CATHOLIC CHURCH--BUILDER OF CIVILIZATIONS
Charlene Altemose, MSC. What You Should Know About Church History. Liguori, 2002.
Paolo Pirlo, SHMI. My First History of the Church. Don Bosco Manila, 1997.
H.W. Crocker. Triumph. The Power and the Glory of the Catholic Church. A 2,000-Year History. Three Rivers Press, 2001.
José Orlandis. Short History of the Catholic Church. 2nd ed. Transl. Michael Adams. Four Courts, June 1993.
Martha Rasmussen. The Catholic Church. The First 2000 Years. Ignatius, 2003.
Compiled and edited by JOSE MARIO O MANDIA
jmomandia at gmail dot com
Revised 23 August 2022