2 edition of A world history of Christianity found in the catalog.
A world history of Christianity
Includes bibliography and index.
|Statement||edited by Adrian Hastings.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 594p. :|
|Number of Pages||594|
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A World History of Christianity lives up to its name. All contributors are experts who somehow manage to cover all the major episodes in the history of Christianity in a specific region or time period.
A world history of Christianity book The authors also provide valuable syntheses of trends in the history of Christianity within their areas of focus/5(15). Christianity is the most global of religions. However, most books on the subject fail to do justice to the history of Christianity outside Europe and North America.
This prodigious work provides the first genuinely global one-volume study of the rise, development, and impact of the Christian 3/5(1). A World History of Christianity.
Christianity is the most global of religions. However, most books on the subject fail to do justice to the history of Christianity outside Europe and North America.
This prodigious work provides the first genuinely global one-volume study of the rise, development, and impact of the Christian faith/5. History, that is, like Robert Bruce Mullin's A Short World History of Christianity.
It is no easy business, getting two millennia of Christian history into readable pages. This book should be welcomed by all who value clear writing, careful scholarship, succinct reporting, and carefully weighed by: 3.
Christianity is the most global of religions. However, most books on the subject fail to do justice to the history of Christianity outside Europe and North America. This prodigious work provides the first genuinely global one-volume study of the rise, development, and impact of the Christian faith.2/5(3).
Diarmaid MacCulloch's Christianity is such a book. Ambitious, it ranges back to the origins of the Hebrew Bible & covers the world, following the three main strands of the Christian faith. Christianity will teach modern readers things that have been lost in time about how Jesus' message spread & how the New Testament A world history of Christianity book formed/5().
First published inPaul Johnson’s exceptional study of Christianity has been loved and widely hailed for its intensive research, writing, and magnitude—“a tour de force, one of the most ambitious surveys of the history of Christianity ever attempted A world history of Christianity book perhaps the most radical” (New York Review of Books).In a highly readable companion to books on faith and history, Cited by: Books about Church History / the History of Christianity.
Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. For years, Christianity has had a A world history of Christianity book but immense influence on world history.
Who better, then, than Geoffrey Blainey, author of the bestselling A Short History of the World and one of Australia's most accomplished historians, to bring us a comprehensive A world history of Christianity book at this world-changing religion.
A Short History of Christianity vividly describes many of the significant/5. The sections A world history of Christianity book Christianity's expansion eastwards and the tragic history of the churches of central Asia, still a little-known and under-researched subject, are among the very best in the book.
How can one get to grips with a subject as huge as the history of Christianity, a year-old religion with adherents in every corner of the globe. The popular and distinguished Oxford historian, Diarmaid MacCulloch, recommends books that will help you make a A world history of Christianity book.
The topic you’ve chosen is the history of Christianity, which is pretty huge. History, that is, like Robert Bruce Mullin's A Short World History of Christianity. It is no easy business, getting two millennia of Christian history into readable pages. This book should be welcomed by all who value clear writing, careful scholarship, succinct reporting, and carefully weighed judgments/5(8).
Next I will compare the three books and analyze their respective treatments of the historical Jesus and the definition of Christianity. I will follow the comparison with a discussion of various antecedents and parallels to Mormonism found in these books and conclude with suggestions for Latter-day Saint scholarship on Christian history.
Written by a leading scholar of world Christianity, the book traces how Christianity evolved from a religion defined by the culture and politics of Europe to the expanding polycentric and multicultural faith it is today — one whose growing popular support is strongest in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, China, and other parts of Asia.
First published inPaul Johnsons exceptional study of Christianity has been loved and widely hailed for its intensive research, writing, and magnitudea tour de force, one of the most ambitious surveys of the history of Christianity ever attempted and perhaps the most radical (New York Review of Books)/5.
The Bible is the holy scripture of the Christian religion, purporting to tell the history of the Earth from its earliest creation to the spread of Christianity in the first century A.D. Must-Read Books About Christianity Teresa Preston According to Pew Research, Christianity is the world’s largest religious group, so it’s worth knowing something about it, whether you’re a Christian or not.
And if you’re interested in learning more about the Christian faith, there’s no lack of books out there Author: Teresa Preston.
Explore our list of History of Christianity Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Just curious as to what some of you think are the best/most accurate/objective books on Christian history.
I've just finished Diarmaid MacCullock's "A History of Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years" upon Christopher Hitchen's recommendation in one of his final debates (certainly more objective than his own account).
In this highly readable volume, Robert Bruce Mullin surveys the rise and spread of Christianity throughout the world. Global in focus and covering the expanse of Christian history, the book unveils the challenges that Christianity has faced throughout the : $ World Christian "In the 2, years since Christ was born, the Christian faith has spread around the world.
A World History of Christianity is filled with stories of faith from Christians in other lesser-known parts of the world that have been forgotten or ignored A solid overview and a good introduction to more specific areas of study.".
Church historians have long known and appreciated Christianity's global history. Until recently, however, introductory textbooks on the history of Christianity focused almost exclusively on Europe and North America.
Robert Bruce Mullins's A Short World History of Christianity, by contrast, Brand: Westminster John Knox Press.
The history of Christianity concerns the Christian religion, Christendom, and the Church with its various denominations, from the 1st century to the present. Christianity originated with the ministry of Jesus in the 1st century Roman province of ing to the Gospels, Jesus was a Jewish teacher and healer who proclaimed the imminent kingdom of God and was.
Selected chapters from “A History of Christianity” by Kenneth Scott Latourette Vol. 1, pp. The Pre-Christian Course of Mankind. The general setting of Christianity in history. The youth of Christianity. The limited area of early Christianity.
The unpromising rootage of Christianity. The immediate background of Christianity: Judaism. Nevertheless, there are some more recent books on the history of Christianity that do not have such a strong Roman Catholic slant. As to your question about the Roman Catholic Church existing since the time of Jesus and the Protestant Church only arising in the sixteenth century, do not believe such propaganda.
A short world history of Christianity User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Mullin (modern Anglican studies, General Theological Seminary of the Episcopal Church) condenses two millennia of Christianity's sociological progress and change into a 1/5(1).
A Concise History of Christian World Missions: A Panoramic View of Missions from Pentecost to the Present by J. Herbert Kane is an ambitious attempt to review the history of Christian missions spent the first part of the book reviewing the different ages of Christian missions and the second part on reviews of missionary efforts in specific global.
Christianity, major religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus of Nazareth in the 1st century CE. It has become the largest of the world’s religions and, geographically, the most widely diffused.
Learn about the history of Christianity, its doctrines, and the major Christian traditions. Christianity - Christianity - The history of Christianity: Christianity began as a movement within Judaism at a period when the Jews had long been dominated culturally and politically by foreign powers and had found in their religion (rather than in their politics or cultural achievements) the linchpin of their community.
From Amos (8th century bce) onward the. History of Christianity The First Crusade: A New History: The Roots of Conflict between Christianity and Islam A Short World History of Christianity, Revised Edition A History of Christianity in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, A Documentary Sourcebook Reclaiming the Dead Sea Scrolls: The History of Judaism, the Background of File Size: KB.
First published inPaul Johnson’s exceptional study of Christianity has been loved and widely hailed for its intensive research, writing, and magnitude—“a tour de force, one of the most ambitious surveys of the history of Christianity ever attempted and perhaps the most radical” (New York Review of Books).In a highly readable companion to books on faith and history 3/5(1).
He is the author of several books, including Exploring Church History and Christianity and World Religions: An Introduction to the World's Major Faiths, and he is the coeditor of the Reformation Commentary on Scripture volume on Samuel, Kings, Chronicles. Leading seller of Christian books, Bibles, gifts, homeschool products, church supplies, DVDs, toys and more.
Everything Christian for Less for over 40 years. A lively and engaging narrative history showing the common threads in the cultures that gave birth to our own.
This is the first volume in a bold new series that tells the stories of all peoples, connecting historical events from Europe to the Middle East to the far coast of China, while still giving weight to the characteristics of each country/5(3).
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"A History of Early Christianity is a masterful book, and a pleasure to read. Freeman narrates the development, diversity, and spread of Christianity with originality and verve. It is a story that brims over with fascinating accounts, intriguing quotations from figures in the ancient Mediterranean, and illuminating historical analysis.
Books on the context in which the Jesus sect arose within Judaism: Bart Ehrman, Jesus: Apocalyptic Prophet of the New Millennium () E.P. Sanders, The Historical Figure of Jesus () Geza Vermes, Jesus the Jew () Maurice Casey, Jesus.
Owen Chadwick, an eminent church historian, has written an original, sweeping history of the Christian faith from the perspective of a people's religion. A History of Christianity will be fascinating reading for anyone interested in one of the most powerful influences on global civilization.
Starting with Christianity's origins as a Jewish sect, the author shows how Europe Pages: The history of the Christian religion and the Christian church began with Jesus and his ianity is the religion that is based on the birth, life, death, resurrection and teaching of Jesus Christ.
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