4 edition of A history of Western Christianity found in the catalog.
A history of Western Christianity
Carl Stamm Meyer
|Statement||[by] Carl S. Meyer [and] Neelak S. Tjernagel. Edited by Harold W. Rast.|
|Contributions||Tjernagel, Neelak S. 1906- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||BR145.2 .M455|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||287|
|LC Control Number||70164503|
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History of Christianity & Western Civilization Course Set/5(4). 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, the Cited by: 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. 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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The positive influence of Christianity is far reaching especially in the rich history and culture of Western Civilization despite a long-standing ignorance or adamant denial of its contributions.
The Bible itself is responsible for much of the language, literature, and fine arts we enjoy today as its artists and composers were heavily. Peter Leithart, writing in Christianity Today, called Mr.
Brown’s account of the early Western church’s reconciliation with wealth “deliriously complicated,” leaving the reader in a “bewildered state of ambivalence.” The Irish-born Mr. Brown, 77, teaches at Princeton University. I would normally review a book on world religions on my Apologetics & Theology r, I chose to review World Religions: Western Traditions here for some specific reasons.
This introduction to world religions is different than most as it has a limited scope. In Carpenters and Kings: Western Christianity and the Idea of India, the writer traces the advent of Christianity in India, pointing out.
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Christianity, one of the world's great religions, has had an incalculable impact on human history. 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().
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).
The book is Beginning from Jerusalem (Christianity in the Making, vol. "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.
Students, pastors and thoughtful Christians will benefit from this rich resource. The first in a three-volume work, Brown's easy-to-read, hard-to-put-down introduction to Christianity and Western thought focuses on developments from the ancient world to the Age of Enlightenment.
Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture is a quarterly peer-reviewed journal that publishes original research articles and book reviews covering all areas of the history of Christianity and its cultural contexts in all places and times, including its non-Western expressions.
Specialists and historians of Christianity in general find Church History: Studies. 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 religion of Israel was. The medieval popes conducted a vigorous correspondence with monarchs, clergy, and lay people all over western Europe. In this volume over a thousand surviving letters have been brought together, analyzed, and discussed for the first time.
Lamin Sanneh, Professor of World Christianity and of History, Yale University "How Africa Shaped the Christian Mind is a bold call to rehabilitate the earliest African contributions to the shaping of world Christianity.
As such, it is a major resource for all people interested in the history of the Christian movement.3/5(6). 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. 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. The history of Christianity in India is a nearly two-millennia-long story whose complexity rivals the history of the subcontinent itself, says Siddhartha Sarma in his book "Carpenters and Kings.
Welcome to A Journey through Western Christianity: from Persecuted Faith to Global Religion ( - ) Learn what this course is about, who's teaching it, and other ways you can explore this topic. Meet and greet your peers as well. Hours to complete. 1 hour to complete/5(85).
His books include Christianity and Western Thought (volumes 2 and 3), Faith and Reason: Three Views, and But Is It All True. The Bible and the Question of Truth.
Previously, he was professor of theology and the philosophy of science at Azusa Pacific University, and he is an ordained minister in the United Methodist Church. Western Christianity is part of a global story. A story that includes the Orthodox, the churches of Africa, the Copts in Egypt, and the ancient churches of Ethiopia, India, China, and the Americas.
And we want to tell that story of the western tradition mindful of the wider context. Our approach is the choice of themes. Eastern and western Christianity: from the 6th century: The story of Christianity for the next years is largely shaped by the way the two halves of the Roman empire, east and west, cope with the challenges posed in about The emperors, based in Constantinople, continue to assert their authority in the east.
Thus beginning an ambitious quest to paint the centuries since the founding of a little-known 'Jesus Sect', A History of Christianity explores to a great degree the evolution of the Western world. With an unbiased and overall optimistic tone, Johnson traces the fantastic scope of the consequent sects of Christianity and the people who followed.
Longform version of a six-part series on Christianity and the history of technology. Introduction Since the mid-twentieth century, there has been a sustained, if modest, scholarly conversation about the relationship between technology and religion.
Among scholars who have specifically addressed the nature of this relationship, research has focused on the following set. This quarterly peer-reviewed journal publishes original research articles and book reviews covering all areas of the history of Christianity and its cultural contexts in all places and times, including its non-Western expressions.
Specialists and historians of Christianity in general find Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture an. leaves the reader without almost the last 30 years of history. However, this book is a must read: the way Johnson gathers the facts of history together in order to describe the main trends and seizures (Christianity & Western Thought) A History of Christianity Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity Not Angels But File Size: KB.
"A Secret History of Christianity" covers sociology, philosophy, history, psychology, science, philology, theology, religion and anthropology. If you have an interest in any one of these topics you will find much to please you in this volume.
Christendom [page needed] historically refers to the "Christian world": Christian states, Christian-majority countries and the countries in which Christianity dominates or prevails. Since the spread of Christianity from the Levant to Europe and North Africa during the early Roman Empire, Christendom has been divided in the pre-existing Greek East and Latin West.
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Princeton University Press / / Hardcover. $ Save 10%. The key focus of this book is the vitality and dynamism of all aspects of Christian experience from late antiquity to the First Crusade.
By putting the institutional and doctrinal history firmly in the context of Christianity's many cultural manifestations and lived formations everywhere from Afghanistan to Iceland, this volume of The Cambridge History of Christianity emphasizes the.
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The book illustrates that the current awakening of Christianity in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East has much to draw on in their own long histories. Contrary to accounts of Christianity that have dominated Western textbooks, Jenkins argues that in its first millennium many of the largest centers of Christendom were located in the Middle East.
The sections on 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. Christianity in the Twentieth Century charts the transformation of one of the world’s great religions during an age marked by world wars, genocide, nationalism, decolonization, and powerful ideological currents, many of them hostile to Christianity.
Written by a leading scholar of world Christianity, the book traces how Christianity evolved from a religion defined by the culture. Get this from a library. Love: a brief history through western Christianity.
[Carter Lindberg] -- Taking the reader on an enlightening journey through years of the idea of love, this book examines the influential movements, people and work. The break between mainline Christianity, Oriental Orthodoxy, and the Assyrians took place in between Nicea and the later Western schism, in the 5th.
In another text ('The Changing Shape of Church History'), Justo Gonzalez writes about the shift away from a Eurocentric focus on the history of Christianity to a recognition that Christianity is a global phenomenon, not just due to Western missionary activity, but rather has been since its earliest by: 8.
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. Christianity began in the 1st century AD after Jesus died, as a small group of Jewish people in Judea, but quickly spread throughout the Roman empire.Selected chapters from “A History of Christianity” by Kenneth Scott Latourette Vol.
1, pp. The Pre-Christian Course of Mankind. 1. The general setting of Christianity in history. The youth of Christianity. The limited area of early Christianity.
The unpromising rootage of Christianity. 2. The immediate background of Christianity: Judaism. 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.