Questions have preoccupied Christian communities throughout historyWho is Jesus? How should we organize ourselves?and they've been debated at councils and fought on battlefields. Focusing on some of the most and least savory characters in church history, this guide provides an overview of Christian responses to those and other formative questions. Plus, it's a hoot!
About the Author
Bill Leonard is the James and Marilyn Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and professor of church history . An ordained Baptist minister, Leonard specializes in the study of American religion and the Appalachian region. He is the author of several books, including A Sense of the Heart: Christian Religious.