5 edition of Social aspects of early Christianity found in the catalog.
Social aspects of early Christianity
Abraham J. Malherbe
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Abraham J. Malherbe.|
|LC Classifications||BR166 .M34 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 131 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||131|
|LC Control Number||83005602|
Justo Gonzalez, The Story of Christianity, Vol. 1: The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation, HarperSanFrancisco. This is more academic in orientation. Wayne A. Meeks, The First Urban Christians: The Social World of the Apostle Paul. The Rise of Christianity: A Sociologist Reconsiders History Stark examines other factors, such as paganism's weakness and the early church's social structure, which helped draw so many to the new.
Very good. SOCIAL ASPECTS OF EARLY CHRISTIANITY (ROCKWELL LECTURES) By Abraham J. VG. Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order/5(10). A landmark study of social aspects of early Christian phenomena. Horrell, David G. “Social Sciences Studying Formative Christian Phenomena: A Creative Movement.” In Handbook of Early Christianity: Social Science Approaches. Edited by Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte, 3– Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira,
Christianity - Christianity - Art and iconography: Christian art constitutes an essential element of the religion. Until the 17th century the history of Western art was largely identical with the history of Western ecclesiastical and religious art. During the early history of the Christian Church, however, there was very little Christian art, and the church generally resisted it with all its. 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.
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet. Social Structure. Christianity can be classified into certain groups according to different concepts.
Primarily, Christianity is divided into three divisions such as Catholicism, Eastern Orthodoxy and Protestantism. According to another concept, Christianity is divided into eastern Christianity and western Christianity.
THE social life of a Christian, so far as his contact with the world is concerned, is kept to a minimum. This is not because he has no interest in his worldly friends, but because he finds greater joys in his associations with his brethren in Christ, those with whom he enjoys like precious faith.
Basil's example illustrates the radically countercultural commitments of the early Christians. They faced considerable social, economic, and political challenges, many of them very similar to the ones we face today. And they did their best to behave in ways consistent with their understanding of the gospel.
Christianity was different. Christianity openly embraced women and slaves as full members. It was unique to the point that a slave named Callistus became Bishop of Rome in the early 3rd century.
The end of slavery in the English Empire was accomplished in large part by a Christian man, William Wilberforce. This is a History book, not a theological manifesto, and as such it is very successful, especially in the account of the first two centuries of Christianity. With this theoretical (as opposed to theological) foundation in mind, Freeman brings to light several interesting aspects of the formation of s: I.
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