A History of the Church: From Pentecost to the Present

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College Press, 1991 - 190 oldal
Church history books must choose either brevity or thoroughness. A History of the Church does an excellent job combining both. Although it has been used as a college textbook, it also has been used successfully in local churches and personal study of church history as well.
 

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Enjoyable read of 2000 years of Church History

Felhasználói ismertető  - Riley - Christianbook.com

The author is honest to state that every text has a bias. He then states his bias. The historical account given by Mr. North is factual, honest and easy to read. He does not favor one group over ... Teljes értékelés elolvasása

Felhasználói ismertető  - Margaret - Christianbook.com

This is a awesome textbook it covers everything students will need for a solid foundation of Church history. Teljes értékelés elolvasása

Tartalomjegyzék

Introduction
7
The Apostolic Church
11
The Church Under Persecution
33
Developing Structure in the Church
49
The Triumph of the Early Church
71
Theological Difficulties in the Early Church
91
The Rise of Monasticism
111
The Shift to a Germanized Europe
129
Rise and Disappointment
293
The Renaissance Papacy
313
Luther and the Protestant Revolt
331
Religious Europe in 1600
338
Protestantism in the British Isles
359
The Catholic Counter Reformation and the Thirty Years War
385
Revival and Rationalism
405
Revolution Romanticism and Reaction
427

Roman Byzantine Empire
142
The Rise of Islam
159
The Franks and the Holy Roman Empire
177
Empire of Charlemagne
193
The Medieval Papacy
197
The Eastern Churches
221
The Age of the Crusades
235
Renewed Monastic Vigor
257
The Avignon Papacy
275
The Eastern Churches Since the Reformation
455
Religion in Early America
473
Missionary Expansion in the Modern World
497
Religion in Modern America
517
The Age of Ecumenicity
543
A Popes
561
Eastern Roman Byzantine Emperors
567
Copyright

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A szerzőről (1991)

Umphrey is an award-winning newspaper reporter and columnist. He is now an associate professor at Southern Methodist University.

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