By Lionel Alfred Luckhoo, Sir
By Lionel Alfred Luckhoo, Sir
By John D. Woodbridge, Frank A. James IIIChurch heritage is the tale of the best group the realm has recognized and the best circulate in international background. but, simply because the biblical list of the folk of God is the tale of a combined individuals with nice acts of religion and nice disasters in sin and unfaithfulness, so is the heritage of the folks who've made up the church down during the ages.
By Augustine of HippoOne of many nice cornerstones within the historical past of Christian philosophy, the town of God offers an insightful interpretation of the advance of recent Western society and the foundation of so much Western concept. Contrasting earthly and heavenly cities--representing the omnipresent fight among strong and evil--Augustine explores human heritage in its relation to all eternity. In Thomas Merton's phrases, "The urban of God is the autobiography of the Church written by way of the main Catholic of her nice saints."
By Susan R. HolmanThe topic of poverty is wealthy in meanings and institutions, between them starvation, stench, ailment, disfigurement, disgrace, revulsion, and loss. it's a subject that has preoccupied the brain and hearts of the trustworthy because the inception of Christianity.
By DK PublishingThe Illustrated Bible tale by way of tale is an crucial retelling of the tales that experience absorbed readers for centuries.
By Karl W. GibersonA scientist and previous evangelical argues that retaining onto a trust in a literal, ancient Adam has compelled many Christians to reject science and develop into intellectually remoted from the trendy world.
By John Hick, Brian HebblethwaiteThis definitive e-book considers the best way Christianity pertains to the opposite global faiths.
By Ana Martos Rubio“Ana Martos realiza un exhaustivo análisis a través de los diferentes evangelios gnósticos y apócrifos para de este modo llegar a los angeles figura de Pablo de Tarso, primer personaje cuya biografía parece asentada en un cierto rigor histórico.”
By Anders Jarlert
The "long" 19th century observed the creation of devotional companies as a way of channeling renowned faith. this period additionally witnessed the interpretation and booklet of devotional books, journals, and pamphlets on an enormous scale. Piety and Modernity explores the character of pious reforms in such parts as liturgy, saint cults, pilgrimage, confraternities, hymns, and Bible translation, with an emphasis at the altering styles in non secular expression on the collective and person point, the becoming impression of domestic missions, and the family among piety and print tradition. whereas person piety was once usually hooked up with the authority of church leaders and confessional educating, the lengthy 19th century gave upward push to new sorts of individualism, regarding grassroots tasks. This quantity deals a wealthy review of a number interrelated nationwide practices touching on piety within the 19th century.
Contributors: Ingunn Folkestad Breisteinn, Ansgar university and Theological Seminary, Kristiansand; Mary Heimann, collage of Strathclyde; Janice Holmes, The Open college in eire; Anders Jarlert, Lund collage; F. A. (Fred) van Lieburg, college of Amsterdam; Hugh McLeod, collage of Birmingham; Peter Jan Margry, Meertens Institute, Amsterdam; Tine Van Osselaer, collage of Leuven; Bernhard Schneider, Trier collage; Johs. Enggaard Stidsen, collage of Copenhagen
By Acharya S.Debatable and explosive, The Christ Conspiracy marshals an immense volume of startling facts that the faith of Christianity and Jesus Christ have been created through contributors of varied mystery societies, secret colleges and religions with a view to unify the Roman Empire below one kingdom faith! This robust publication continues that those teams drew upon a large number of myths and rituals that already existed lengthy ahead of the Christian period and transformed them into the tale the Christian faith provides today-known to such a lot Westerners because the Bible.