A Mosaic of Believers: Diversity and Innovation in a Multiethnic Church

A Mosaic of Believers: Diversity and Innovation in a Multiethnic Church

by Gerardo Marti
     
 

Mosaic in southern California is one of the largest and most innovative
multiethnic congregations in America. Gerardo Marti shows us how this unusual church
has achieved multiethnicity, not by targeting specific groups, but by providing
multiple havens of inclusion that play down ethnic differences. He reveals a
congregation aiming to reconstruct

Overview

Mosaic in southern California is one of the largest and most innovative
multiethnic congregations in America. Gerardo Marti shows us how this unusual church
has achieved multiethnicity, not by targeting specific groups, but by providing
multiple havens of inclusion that play down ethnic differences. He reveals a
congregation aiming to reconstruct evangelical theology, personal identity, member
involvement, and church governance to create an institution with greater relevance
to the social reality of a new generation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253110497
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
01/07/2005
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
264
File size:
404 KB

Meet the Author

Gerardo Marti is L. Richardson King Assistant Professor of Sociology at
Davidson College and author of Hollywood Faith: Holiness, Prosperity, and Ambition
in a Los Angeles Church.

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