Concise Dictionary of Christian Tradition: Doctrine, Liturgy, History by J. D. Douglas, Walter A. Elwell, Peter Toon |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Concise Dictionary of Christian Tradition: Doctrine, Liturgy, History

The Concise Dictionary of Christian Tradition: Doctrine, Liturgy, History

by J. D. Douglas, Walter Elwell, Peter Toon
     
 

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Here, briefly defined and described in one volume, are nearly three-and-a-half thousand terms and names for the history, the teachings, and the liturgy of the church.
-Terms and names that are difficult to find in standard dictionaries
-Brief definitions and descriptions for quick reference
-Names and terms from the history of the church in its various

Overview

Here, briefly defined and described in one volume, are nearly three-and-a-half thousand terms and names for the history, the teachings, and the liturgy of the church.
-Terms and names that are difficult to find in standard dictionaries
-Brief definitions and descriptions for quick reference
-Names and terms from the history of the church in its various expressions
-Concepts and terms related to the teachings of the church
-Terms connected with the Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Orthodox liturgies
An indispensable reference work for anyone who wants quick access to information that is sometimes difficult to find, even in a well-stocked library- layperson, students, pastors, and teachers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780310230236
Publisher:
Zondervan
Publication date:
07/25/1989
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

J. D. Douglas was the revising editor of The New International Dictionary of the Bible and editor of The New Bible Dictionary. He was editor-at-large for Christianity Today.

Peter Toon (Ph.D., Oxford University) is rector of Christ Church, Biddulph Moor, Diocese of Lichfield, in the Church of England.

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