Explore the Period: The Second Generation of the Church: 60 CE - 120 CE

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This period chronicles the continuation of the church after the first generation of believers passed away. In some places, there was significant persecution; in others, they wrestled with how to maintain the integrity of the gospel message with no central form of organization. Books such as 1, 2, and 3 John, James, and 1 and 2 Peter were composed during this period.

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