A Brief History Of The Presbyterians

A Brief History Of The Presbyterians

by Smylie
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

A Brief History of the Presbyterians offers laity and clergy a succint and thorough introduction to the history of Presbyterianism. James Smylie chronicles the origins of the Reformed tradition and carries the sage through each subsequent era up to the eve of the twenty-first century, focusing on Presbyterianism in North America. All the major figures in the

…  See more details below

Overview

A Brief History of the Presbyterians offers laity and clergy a succint and thorough introduction to the history of Presbyterianism. James Smylie chronicles the origins of the Reformed tradition and carries the sage through each subsequent era up to the eve of the twenty-first century, focusing on Presbyterianism in North America. All the major figures in the history of Presbyterianism, such as John Calvin, Francis Makemie, and John Witherspoon are included, as well as a host of others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664500016
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Pages:
188
Sales rank:
1,075,582
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

James H. Smylie is Ernest Trice Thompson Professor Emeritus of Church History at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >