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by Adrian Hastings

Author: Adrian Hastings
Subcategory: World
Language: English
Publisher: Eerdmans Pub Co (May 1, 1999)
Pages: 594 pages
Category: History
Rating: 4.8
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A World History of Christianity book.

A World History of Christianity book. Christianity is the most global of religions.

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. The authors also provide valuable syntheses of trends in the history of Christianity within their areas of focus. The result is a very useful and readable book that gives a picture of the diversity of the Christian faith around the world. One person found this helpful.

A World History of Christianity. However, most books on the subject fail to do justice to the history of Christianity outside Europe and North America. Contributors: Mary B. Cunningham Gillian Evans Robert E. Frykenberg Martin Goodman Adrian Hastings Mary Heimann David Hilliard Robert Bruce Mullin Andrew Pettegree Gary Tiedemann Philip Walters Benedicta Ward Kevin Ward. Пользовательский отзыв - jcncdegov - Christianbook. A World History of Christianity. He had recently contributed a chapter to the Oxford Illustrated History of Christianity, but, in retrospect, felt that that book, impressive as it surely is, remained rather too Eurocentric, perhaps even too ecclesiocentric, in the way it was shaped.

Designed for the classroom and as a reference work, A World History of Christianity takes the reader from the very beginnings of the Christian movement through to the 1990s. The authors provide a balanced and inclusive overview of the development of Christianity through the centuries

A History of Christianity is a 1976 study of the history of Christianity by the British historian Paul Johnson. The author aims to present a comprehensive factual history of the Christian religion.

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The fourteen historians who contribute to A World History of Christianity do what no single historian could do with much detail: write about Christianity in places far from Europe and North America, while doing justice to the places that have engrossed most historians of Christianity. Disciples of All Nations: Pillars of World Christianity Lamin Sanneh. Gambia-born Sanneh, now teaching at Yale, does important work to place the story of Christianity in the Southern world in the minds of Westerners. Professor of Theology (Emeritus) Adrian Hastings. This prodigious work provides the first genuinely global one-volume study of the rise, development, and impact of the Christian faith.

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Christianity is the most global of all 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.Ideally suited for classroom study as well as for independent reading, this volume will serve as the definitive study of Christian history for the coming generation worldwide.