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    DescriptionBased on the highly acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, this is an indispensable guide for both students and the general reader. Over 5,000 entries provide full coverage of theology, patristic scholarship, churches and denominations, the church calendar and organization, and the Bible, as well as entries on theologians, philosophers, painters, musicians, and writers of religious works. The revised second edition has been fully updated to reflect recent changes in the church. It includes increased coverage of the church in Latin America, Eastern Churches, issues on moral theology, and developments stemming from the Second Vatican Council, Black Churches, Christian attitudes to Jews, Feminist Theology, Holiness Movement, Liberation Theology, and ordination of women. This handy, concise volume is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Christian history.


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    Title
    The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by E. A. Livingstone
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 672
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 39 mm
    Weight: 498 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780198614425
    ISBN 10: 019861442X
    Classifications

    BIC subject category V2: GBC
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HRC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.1
    BIC E4L: REL
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
    Ingram Theme: RELI/CHRIST
    B&T Merchandise Category: REL
    B&T General Subject: 690
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: RL
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 51
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15420
    BISAC V2.8: REL015000
    B&T Approval Code: A13250000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 35
    ECPA Christian Book Category: CHMCHLCHS
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A13703030
    DC22: 270.03, 260.3
    BISAC V2.8: REL054000
    LC classification: BR95 .O82 2006
    Thema V1.0: QRM, GBC
    Edition
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    24 August 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford
    Author Information
    E. A. Livingstone, PhD is the editor of the third edition of The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, on which this concise volume is based. She has been responsible for the organization of the International Conferences on Patristic Studies from 1971 to 1995.
    Review quote
    ""Concise" is an apt and accurate description, given the admirable clarity of expression throughout the dictionary." Methodist Recorder
    Table of contents
    PREFACE; ABBREVIATIONS; DICTIONARY; CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF POPES AND ANTIPOPES; SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION