Introduction to Christianity

Introduction to Christianity

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This book should be of interest to introductory courses in Christianity, Christian history and general religion.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 160.02 x 231.14 x 17.78mm | 430.91g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0534136621
  • 9780534136628

Table of contents

Part I: Biblical & historical background for Christianity. God as revealed in the Bible. The context for and life of Jesus. The emergence of the Chrisian Church. Part II: Historical roots of Christian diversity from Constantine to modern times. Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholicism: From the fourth to the fourteenth century. Aspects of the reformation. The reformation continues: Christianity in the sixteenth, seventeenth, eighteenth centuries. Part III: Christianity in the modern world: Context and creativity in the nineteenth and twentieth centruries. Christianity and modernity. Modern American Christianity. Missions and Ecumenism. Part IV: Contemporary Christian life. Christians and the world. Christians and their culture. Contemporary Christianity. Appendices. Glossary. Index.show more

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