[sword-devel] Early Church Fathers

Harry Plantinga sword-devel@crosswire.org
Thu, 19 Apr 2001 16:49:49 -0400

Aquinas has done something like this -- see 

The ThML editions of the fathers have scripture
reference indexes; when the whole set is done I'll
make an index of the whole set as well.  (Someday
you'll be able to search the whole library by 
scripture references as well, d.v.)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org
> [mailto:owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org]On Behalf Of Jerry Hastings
> Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 4:01 PM
> To: sword-devel@crosswire.org; sword-devel@crosswire.org
> Subject: Re: [sword-devel] Early Church Fathers
> This reminds me of a project I once wanted to do, but never got around to 
> it. You can build a commentary, of sorts, by taking quotes from 
> the Fathers 
> where there is citation, reference or commentary on a Bible verse or 
> passage, and then ordering the quotes in KJV verse order . I would guess 
> that you could use a personal commentary to build such a Fathers 
> commentary. There are printed versions of the Fathers that  have lists of 
> biblical references and citations. There are also topical indexes that 
> could also be used to find some texts for linking to verses.
> Jerry
> At 12:01 PM 4/19/2001 -0700, David Trotz \(Integrity Online\) wrote:
> >Hello All,
> >I found the Early Church Fathers 37 vol set in electronic format.