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Published by The Abingdon press in New York, Cincinnati .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Church history

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Edition Notes

Statementby Paul Hutchinson.
SeriesThe Abingdon religious education texts. Week-day school series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR151 .H8
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p.
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23339504M
LC Control Number22018824

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The Spread of Christianity: The New Testament continues the story of Christianity beyond the Gospels. The accounts include the book of the Acts of the Apostles, which covers the early Christian Church, as well as the Epistles-letters-attributed to Paul, along with additional apostolic letters and the apocalyptic Book of Revelation. The Spread of Christianity—The six parts of the book of Acts 1 Jerusalem. 2 Judea, Galilee, Samaria. Acts to Going on and built up in the fear of the Lord and the comfort of the Holy 3 Coastlands and Syria. 4 Cyprus and Galatia. Persons: Paul (Saul), Barnabas, Silas. 5 Macedonia. The Spread of Christianity. Paul Hutchinson. Abingdon Press, - Church history - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book.   Must-Read Books About Christianity Teresa Preston According to Pew Research, Christianity is the world’s largest religious group, so it’s worth knowing something about it, whether you’re a Christian or not. And if you’re interested in learning more about the Christian faith, there’s no lack of books out : Teresa Preston.

  Christianity will teach modern readers things that have been lost in time about how Jesus' message spread & how the New Testament was formed. It follows the Christian story to all corners of the globe, filling in often neglected accounts of conversions & confrontations in Africa & Asia/5(). The Spread of Christianity From a sect of Jews to a world dominating religion that defeated the Roman Empire, the story of Christianity is – for better or worse – intimately intertwined with Jewish history. In the beginning of the second century it looked as if Christianity would die out. Many of them were Essenes, who believed in celibacy. History of Christianity. 1 - 20 of results. Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! Quickview. A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From by Timothy Egan. Hardcover $ $ Current price is $ Publish your book with B&N. Its early missionaries (the most notable of whom was St. Paul, who was also responsible for the formulation of elements of Christian doctrine) spread its teachings in Asia Minor, Alexandria, Greece, and Rome. Missions have remained a major element in Christianity to the present day.

The spread of Christianity was made a lot easier by the efficiency of the Roman Empire, but its principles were sometimes misunderstood and membership of the sect could be dangerous. Early Christianity was primarily an urban faith, establishing itself in the city centers of the Roman Empire. Most of the people lived close together in crowded tenements. There were few secrets in such a setting. The faith spread as neighbors saw the lives of the believers close-up, on a daily basis. His book is a celebration of the English becoming Christian, and, in the centuries after him, these people, the Angli, will think of themselves as a single nation, England. It’s a very important piece of history – the first real, proper history that the English wrote about themselves – and it’s one of the earliest pieces of church history.   Christianity Today provides thoughtful, biblical perspectives on theology, church, ministry, and culture on the official site of Christianity Today Magazine.