5 edition of The Future of early Christianity found in the catalog.
The Future of early Christianity
|Statement||edited by Birger A. Pearson in collaboration with A. Thomas Kraabel, George W.E. Nickelsburg, Norman R. Petersen.|
|Contributions||Koester, Helmut, 1926-, Pearson, Birger Albert., Kraabel, A. Thomas., Nickelsburg, George W. E., 1934-, Petersen, Norman R., 1933-|
|LC Classifications||BS2395 .F87 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 509 p. :|
|Number of Pages||509|
|LC Control Number||91031975|
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prevail, but the future of each Christian church, as an effective instrument of God, will depend on how we exercise our free will in the coming days. At no time since the first century of Christianity has so much hanged in the balance. Christians have been disagreeing with one another and.
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McGrath, in a prophetic frenzy, glimpses what transformations will next rock the church. pages, softcover. The Future of Christianity () by Alister E.
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Lost Christianities Of the four main strands of Christianity prevalent before the fourth century, only one had what it took to emerge as the religion we know today.4/5.
Early Christianity Christianity is in a direct sense an offshoot of Judaism, because Jesus and his immediate followers were Jews living in Palestine and Jesus was believed by his followers to have fulfilled the Old Testament prophecies of the Messiah.
Following a trend of proselytization in the Judaism of that period Christianity was from its beginnings expansionist.
THE SYMBOLS USED to illustrate chapter titles throughout the book are based on paintings and engravings found in Roman catacombs, as re- through the working of powers of the future. People were transformed. THE EARLY CHRISTIANS: THE WITNESS OF THE EARLY CHURCH, (, ( Size: 1MB.
Early Christian artists had two spheres on their mind: the heavenly and the earthly. As most of the art recovered from the period is on funerary items, the themes of resurrection and life after death are the most prevalent.
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Early Christianity: The Pre-Nicene Era. Early Christianity is easily the most important and exciting area of Christian history. The Church was young, on fire for God, and confident they would change the world. Early Christianity: From the apostles until the Council of Nicea under Constantine in A.D.
The Post-Nicene Era: The general ecumenical church councils from A.D. to The early Middle Ages: From the Council of Chalcedon in to the Great Schism in Late Middle Ages: From. Christianity, major religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus of Nazareth in the 1st century CE.
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The Christian Church Created a Need. Strangely enough, Christianity did not succeed in taking over the ancient world simply by addressing deeply sensed needs of.
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There were many insights I had not considered before, including the impact of European and American culture upon the church/5(6). On the one hand, Paul, and Pauline Christianity, would have placed all of the emphasis on Jesus' death and resurrection, and the saving power of that death and resurrection.
Gnostic Christianity, on the other hand, would have placed its prime emphasis on the message, the wisdom, the knowledge, the gnosis. A New History of Early Christianity shows how our current debates are rooted in the many controversies surrounding the birth of the religion and the earliest attempts to resolve them.
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The earliest followers of Jesus comprised an apocalyptic, Second Temple Jewish sect of Jewish Christians. Apocalyptic literature is a genre of prophetical writing that developed in post-Exilic Jewish culture and was popular among millennialist early Christians.
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