Author: John Wayland Coakley, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 435, Publisher: , ISBN: STANFORD:36105114677748

This companion to "History of the World Christian Movement explores how varied and multi-cultural Christian origins and history really are.

Author: John Wayland Coakley, Genre: , Total Page: , Publisher: , ISBN: OCLC:885231926

Author: Adrian Hastings, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 612, Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, ISBN: 0802848753

This superb volume provides the first genuinely global one-volume history of the rise and development of the Christian faith. An international team of specialists takes seriously the geographical diversity of the Christian story, discussing the impact of Christianity not only in the West but also in Latin America, Africa, India, the Orient and Australasia.

Author: Dale T. Irvin, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 540, Publisher: A&C Black, ISBN: 0567088669

This thorough, lucid, solidly researched book, the first of two volumes, charts the history of global Christianity.

Author: Euan Cameron, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 292, Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, ISBN: 9781405145411

This book explores the theological lessons to be learnt from 2000 years of Christian Church history. An exploration of the theological lessons to be learnt from the difficult history of the Christian churches over the past 2,000 years Opens with an introductory essay on the whole of Church history, making the book suitable for lay readers as well as students Combines historical, historiographical and theological analysis Reunites the disciplines of theology and Church history Concludes that we can only ever perceive a facet of Christianity given our historical and cultural conditioning Written by a distinguished Church historian.

Author: David Chidester, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 704, Publisher: Penguin UK, ISBN: 9780141935478

A monumental new history of Christianity from its beginnings as a persecuted cult, up to its present day international diversity. 'A model of condensation without simplification' - J.M Coetzee 'Clear and balanced. A triumph of compression... invaluable as a work of reference for students' - Karen Armstrong, Times 'A new and ambitious concept in presenting Christian history...a triumph. Never before, I suspect, has this cavalcade of thinkers been presented in a manner which so successfully combines depth, breadth, and succinctness' - Gerard Noel, Catholic Herald

Author: Wilbert R. Shenk, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 160, Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers, ISBN: 9781610976244

Contributors: Philip Yuen-Sang Leung Mathias Mundadan Gerald J. Pillay Lamin Sanneh Andrew F. Walls

Author: Robert Louis Wilken, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 416, Publisher: Yale University Press, ISBN: 9780300118841

Describes the first 1,000 years of Christian history, from the early practices and beliefs through the conversion of Constantine as well as documenting its growth to communities in Ethiopia, Armenia, Central Asia, India and China.

Author: Ralph D. Winter, Genre: Evangelistic work, Total Page: 941, Publisher: , ISBN: 0853645396

This book is a multi-faceted collection of readings focused on the biblical, historical, cultural, and strategic dimensions of the task of world evangelization. The editors have pooled the contributions of over 70 authors to provide laymen and college students with an introduction to the history and potential of the World Christian Movement, a movement of men and women who have responded with courage and conviction to the challenges of this task. - Back cover.

Author: Tony Reinke, Genre: Religion, Total Page: 208, Publisher: Crossway, ISBN: 9781433522291

I love to read. I hate to read. I don’t have time to read. I only read Christian books. I’m not good at reading. There’s too much to read. Chances are, you’ve thought or said one of these exact phrases before because reading is important and in many ways unavoidable. Learn how to better read, what to read, when to read, and why you should read with this helpful guide from accomplished reader Tony Reinke. Offered here is a theology for reading and practical suggestions for reading widely, reading well, and for making it all worthwhile.