Sharing Everything But Wives

Tertullian:

Tertullian 2“One in mind and soul, we do not hesitate to share our earthly goods with one another. All things are common among us but our wives.”

~“The Apology,” cap. 39 in Latin Christianity: Its Founder, Tertullian, ed. Alexander Roberts, James Donaldson, and A. Cleveland Coxe, trans. S. Thelwall, vol. 3, The Ante-Nicene Fathers (Buffalo, NY: Christian Literature Company, 1885), 46.

Source: http://heidelblog.net/2015/08/tertullian-we-share-everything-except-our-wives/

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