The Origins of the New Churches Movement in Southern Ethiopia, 1927-1944

The Origins of the New Churches Movement in Southern Ethiopia, 1927-1944

by Fargher
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004106618

ISBN-13: 9789004106611

Pub. Date: 08/01/1996

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

The book examines the missionary-evangelists' side of establishing non-Orthodox ecclesial communities in three major ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia between 1927-1944. The Kale Heywat Church, an association of almost 3600 congregations is the strongest confirmation of the movement's success.  See more details below

Overview

The book examines the missionary-evangelists' side of establishing non-Orthodox ecclesial communities in three major ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia between 1927-1944. The Kale Heywat Church, an association of almost 3600 congregations is the strongest confirmation of the movement's success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004106611
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/1996
Series:
Studies of Religion in Africa Series, #16
Pages:
329
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.58(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
Ch. 1Ethiopia's National Church
Ch. 2S.I.M. Church Planters
Ch. 3Church, Priests and Expatriate Evangelists
Ch. 4Converts, Sacraments and a New Community
Ch. 5Missionaries, But No Mission
Ch. 6Needed: A New Beginning - 1943-1945
Ch. 7A Synopsis: 1946-1996
Bibliography
Index

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