Instructions: Essay 2 is a research essay, for which you are expected to read additional primary and secondary sources. It may be written on any one (1) of the fairly long list of acceptable topics given below. Alternatively, you may devise a topic of your own choosing and consult with your tutor to make sure that it is a suitable subject for a research paper. Consult selectively some of the most appropriate works listed in the Bibliography section under this Course Information link. Your completed essay should be between 3,000 and 4,000 words in length, and must be equipped with endnotes and a bibliography.
How and why did early Christianity evolve away from Judaism in the first four centuries after the death of Jesus