A History of Christianity: An Introductory Survey

A History of Christianity: An Introductory Survey

by Joseph Early Jr.

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ISBN-13: 9781433683633
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
Publication date: 02/15/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 520
File size: 6 MB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Joseph Early Jr. (Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is Associate Professor of Religion in the School of Theology at Campbellsville University.  He is the author of Readings in Baptist History (B&H Academic, 2008) and The Life and Writings of Thomas Helwys (Mercer University Press, 2009).

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Chapter One—“Jesus and the World into Which He was Born.”                          
Chapter Two—“Growth, Persecution, and Defense (ca.30 to ca. 200)”
Chapter Three—“Problems from Within”
Chapter Four—“The Birth of Catholic Orthodoxy and the Ante-Nicene Fathers”
Chapter Five—“Worship in the Second and Third Centuries”
Chapter Six—“Constantine and the Consolidation of Christianity”
Chapter Seven—“Fourth and Fifth Century Christological Controversies”
Chapter Eight—“Theologians of the Fourth and Fifth Centuries”
Chapter Nine—“Consolidation and Worship in the Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Centuries”
Chapter Ten—“The Development of Western Church in the Early Medieval Period”
Chapter Eleven—“Christianity in the East”
Chapter Twelve—“The Western Church in the High Middle”
Chapter Thirteen—“Monasticism, Scholasticism, and the Final Conquest of Europe”
Chapter Fourteen—“Papal Decline and the Renaissance”
Chapter Fifteen—“Worship in the Middle Ages”
Chapter Sixteen—“The Dawn of the Reformation”
Chapter Seventeen—“Zwingli and the Radical Reformers”
Chapter Eighteen—“John Calvin”
Chapter Nineteen—“The English Reformation, Puritanism, and Separatism”
Chapter Twenty—“Catholic Reaction and Response to the Protestant Reformation”
Chapter Twenty-One—“Christianizing the New World”
Chapter Twenty-Two—“Unforeseen Opposition”
Chapter Twenty-Three—“Eighteenth-Century America”
Chapter Twenty-Four—“Nineteenth-Century Protestantism in England”
Chapter Twenty-Five—“The Second Great Awakening in America and its After-Effects”
Chapter Twenty-Six—“Old World Denominations in the New World”
Chapter Twenty-Seven—“Catholicism and Orthodoxy in the Modern Era”
Chapter Twenty-Eight—“Modern Protestantism”
Chapter Twenty-Nine—“The New Christian World--Globalization in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries”

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