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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsBR252 .F7
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 390 p.
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23380548M
LC Control Number21018940

Logos Bible Software is pleased to announce the addition of Augsburg Fortress' Introduction to the History of Christianity to our electronic library. Tim Dowley's work is heralded as "the most popular introduction to Christianity ever published.".   A revised, re-illustrated and enlarged edition of the authoritative and classic Lion Handbook: History of Christianity. With many new photographs, illustrations, maps, charts, and timelines, the inviting new full-colour format tells the dramatic, intriguing, and often surprising story of Christians in their year journey to the present day/5().


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out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ The Church HistoryCited by: A helpful addition to your 'Church History' shelf, this book traces the last years of Christianity. Articles, pictures, maps, and page layouts (including the multiple indexes) make it easy to find topics whilst sections are informative and to the point/5(21).

Don't be fooled by the title, "Introduction to Christianity." This is a very theologically dense book, but well worth the time and effort. If anything, it was a reintroduction into why I am a Christian, and gifted me new language and variations on the themes of grace, mercy, and love/5.

"Derek Cooper's Introduction to World Christian History is a welcome contribution to the field. This accessible and informative historical narrative introduces the reader to the broad, diverse and far-reaching story of Christianity as it 'blows where it wills'.

Don't mistaken this book to be an introduction to Christianity even though the title of the book itself indicates that. One has to have a deep knowledge of Christianity and a background of Christian philosophy to be able to understand it.

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The Story of Christianity is a two volume history of Christianity by Justo Gonzalez. The first volume covers "The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation." Gonzalez begins with an introduction in which he discusses why we should study the history of Christianity.

The primary reason presented is so that we will better understand. Christianity is the most widely practiced religion in the world, with more than 2 billion followers. The Christian faith centers on beliefs regarding the birth, life, death and resurrection of.

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Pages in category "Books about Christianity" The following pages are in this category, out of total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

A Short Introduction to the History of Christianity TIM DOWLEY Fortress Press Minneapolis. A SHORT INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY quotations in critical articles or reviews, no part of this book may be reproduced in any manner without prior written permission from the publisher.

Email [email protected] or write to. Now in its second edition, Tim Dowley's masterful one-volume survey of church history is completely revised and updated for a new generation of readers. With extensive content updates and an entirely new interior design, this new edition retains the best of the original while extending the usefulness of the book as a primary text for students and interested individual readers Brand: Fortress Press.

"Introduction to the History of Christianity is a clearly written introduction to Christianity over its year history." "The broad underlying theme of the book is the interaction between Christianity and the secular world, exploring Pages: employing modern methods in teaching ecclesiastical history.

It has grown out of classroom work, and is addressed primarily to those who are teaching and studying the history of the Christian Church in universities and seminaries.

But it is hoped that it may serve the constantly increasing number interested in the early history of Size: 4MB. Therefore the study of Korean Christianity and its history is vital for a proper understanding of recent Korean history and for any attempt to resolve the conflict between the Koreas.

From the point of view of the study of religions, Korea presents a rare example in which a substantial proportion of the population has converted to Christianity. Wikipedia has related information at History of Christianity. Introduction to Christianity. Defining Christianity; The Influence of Christianity on Western Culture; Wiki History of Christianity; This book is an undeveloped draft or outline.

You can help to develop the work. For a history of the first generation of Christians, J. Dunn has a very comprehensive book (it's a sequal to his book on the historical Jesus, but is independent enough that nothing is lost if one reads it and not the first book).

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The CD-ROM, new to this edition,contains the fully searchable textin Libronix software, chapter summaries and 4/5(4). A Brief Introduction to Christianity. Many believe that it was intended only to be read as a story book, full of myths and moral messages.

Trinity, but it is a common doctrine and is included in the Nicene Creed which serves to outline the core beliefs of Christianity. History and Origins. Description of the book "Introduction to Christianity": One of Cardinal Ratzinger's most important and widely read books, this volume is a revised second edition with an improved translation and an in-depth 20 page preface by the Cardinal.

Combining the accuracy and readability of the first edition of this highly acclaimed text, Dowley has enhanced the second edition with new contributions from Pheme Perkins on “The Thought-World of Early Christianity” and Richard Burridge on “Jesus and the Gospels” as well as updated and revised contributions from Ward Gasque, Richard Pierard, John H.

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Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity is a popular level introduction to church history in a broad scope by one of this generations most admired historians, Mark Noll.

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This book, now the most comprehensive and up to date single volume work in English, describes not only the main ideas and personalities of Christian history, its organisation and spirituality, but how it has changed politics, sex, and human society/5(). The history of Christianity concerns the Christian religion, Christendom, and the Church with its various denominations, from the 1st century to the present.

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An Introduction to Christianity examines the key figures, events and ideas of two thousand years of Christian history and places them in context.

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