Christianity: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Christianity: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Linda Woodhead

Exploring the cultural and institutional dimensions of Christianity, and tracing its direction over millennia, Linda Woodhead presents a clean, vigorous, and candid portrait of Christianity's prior and current. Addressing issues together with the contest for strength among diversified sorts of Christianity, the church buildings' use of energy, and its struggles with modernity, this new version comprises modern details at the progress and geographical unfold of jap Christianity, reflecting the worldwide nature of Christianity in our ever-shifting modern tradition. At a time while Christianity is thriving within the Southern hemisphere yet declining in a lot of the West, this Very brief Introduction deals a major assessment of the world's greatest religion.

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