A New History of Christianity

Portada
A&C Black, 3 de març 2000 - 452 pàgines
Written from an objective historical perspective, A New History of Christianity provides the best readable yet scholarly one-volume account of Christianity from its origins to the present day.Chapters cover Christian beginnings, the growth of the early Christian communities, the character of the medieval Church, popular religion, the Protestant Reformation, the Catholic Reformation, the early modern Church, the Church in the nineteenth century, the Church in war and peace, and the crisis of the modern Church>
 

Què en diuen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya

LibraryThing Review

Revisió d'Usuari  - tony_sturges - LibraryThing

Written from an objective historical perspective, A New History of Christianity provides the best readable yet scholarly one-volume account of Christianity from its origins to the present day.Chapters ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

A new history of Christianity

Revisió d'Usuari  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Green, the former rector of Lincoln College at Oxford University, has achieved his stated goal of producing a history of Christianity "as a power structure" that "evolved from a fringe society...to ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

Continguts

The Church Triumphant
25
The Matrix of Medieval Christianity
45
Renovation and Retroaction
72
Faith and Fable
102
The Protestant Reformation
124
Zwingli and Calvin
133
The Reformation in Scotland
140
The Reformation in Scandinavia
152
The Church in the United Kingdom
342
Roman Catholics in Britain
351
The Churches in postwar Germany
358
Religion in North America
367
Ferment in Latin America
373
The position of the Churches in Asia
379
The fringe Churches
385
Theology in the late twentieth century
391

The Catholic Reformation
160
An Age of Ecclesiastical Imperialism c 181580
231
The Church in War and Peace c 18801945
283
The Crisis of the Modern Church
327
Epilogue
399
Index
417
Copyright

Altres edicions - Mostra-ho tot

Frases i termes més freqüents

Sobre l'autor (2000)

Vivvian H. Green, DD, FRHistS, was formerly Fellow and Rector of Lincolm College, Oxford. His numerous publications include Renaissance and Reformation, Medieval Civilization in Western Europe, and the Madness of Kinds.

Informació bibliogràfica