Quotes by Tertullian

Catholicism portal Tertullian was a prolific early Christian author from Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. Of Berber origin, he was the first Christian author to produce an extensive corpus of Latin Christian literature.

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The first reaction to truth is hatred.

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You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave. Discipline is an index to doctrine.

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Hope is patience with the lamp lit.

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The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the church.

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It is certain because it is impossible.

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