The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church / Edition 2

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church / Edition 2

by E. A. Livingstone
     
 

ISBN-10: 019861442X

ISBN-13: 9780198614425

Pub. Date: 08/24/2006

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Based on the highly acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, this is an indispensable guide for both students and the general reader. Over 6,000 entries provide authoritative coverage of theology, patristic scholarship, churches and denominations across the world, canon law, and the church calendar, as well as entries on theologians, philosophers,

Overview

Based on the highly acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, this is an indispensable guide for both students and the general reader. Over 6,000 entries provide authoritative coverage of theology, patristic scholarship, churches and denominations across the world, canon law, and the church calendar, as well as entries on theologians, philosophers, artists, musicians, and mystics.

The third edition has been updated to reflect recent changes in the Church. Over 100 new entries cover topics such as the Antonian Movement, dispensationalism, Heilsgeschichte, Alvin Plantinga, Garima Gospels, and Intelligent Design. It also includes a new appendix listing the Archbishops of Canterbury and a web links appendix providing online resources that are listed and regularly updated on a dedicated companion website.

This handy, concise volume is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Christianity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198614425
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/24/2006
Series:
Oxford Paperback Reference Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 5.10(h) x 1.70(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Abbreviations; The Dictionary; Chronology of Popes and Antipopes

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