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A history of Christian thought

by Arthur Cushman McGiffert

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theology, Doctrinal -- History.,
  • Religious thought -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arthur Cushman McGiffert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT21 .M15
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6772282M
    LC Control Number32008444

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This book enlightened me. I graduated from seminary illiterate on the topic. Hill is one gifted guy to present the whole evolution of Christain thought in one readable book.

I thought the book would be a chore to finish, and that it would be either liberal or dry. I could not put it down. As a Christian, Hill maintains a tone of spiritual by: 4. A History of Christian Thought, Vol.

1: From the Beginnings to the Council of Chalcedon Paperback – July 1, by Justo L. Gonzalez (Author) out of 5 stars 25 ratings. Book 1 of 3 in the A History of Christian Thought Series.

See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats Cited by: A History of Christian Thought book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Previously published in two separate A history of Christian thought book entitle /5. The first volume of a popular set that amply displays Gonzlez's grasp of overarching themes, as well as his enthusiasm for the subject.

pages, softcover. Abingdon. History of Christian Thought, Volume 1 Revised () by Justo L. GonzalezBrand: Abingdon Press. A Concise History of Christian Thought offers a succinct, readable survey of key Christian thinkers and significant theological developments from the church's inception to the addition to surveying over one hundred important Christian thinkers from Justin Martyr to Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI), the book also covers major creeds, councils, and documents.4/5(3).

Why read about the history of Christian thought. Because, if you are Christian yourself, it helps you to understand the faith--addressing everything from where Christians got their ideas of the Trinity and how Christ can be both human and divine to what they think about issues like.

What follows is a comparison between this book and Roger Olson's "The Story of Christian Theology": In his book entitled The History of Christian Thought, Jonathan Hill states that his goal in writing the volume was to offer an introduction to the history of Christian thought for the completely uninitiated (Hill 9)/5.

Paul Tillich is one of the most influential theologians of the twentieth century. This book, a study of the history of Christian thought, is an excellent introduction to the developement of Christian thought.

However, because Tillich is a theologian in his own right, he approaches the thought of others from his own theological contruciton.5/5(5). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gonzalez, Justo L.

History of Christian thought. Nashville: Abingdon Press, [] (DLC)   Buy a cheap copy of A History of Christian Thought Volume book by Justo L. González. A treatment of the evolution of Christian thought from the birth of Christ, to the Apostles, to the early church, to the great flowering of Christianity across the Free shipping over $/5(3).

Christianity is the most widely practiced religion in the world, with more than 2 billion followers. The Christian faith centers on beliefs regarding the birth, life, death and resurrection of.

In Christian Thought in America: A Brief History, Daniel Ott and Hannah Schell offer a short, accessible overview of the history of Christian thought in America, from the Puritans and other colonials to the beginning of the twenty-first chronologically, each chapter addresses a historical segment, focusing on key movements and figures and tracing general trends and developments.

3 Contents Introduction 4 1 The Christian Church is Born 6 2 The Apostle Paul and the Gentile Outreach 11 3 A New Era Begins 20 4 The New Testament Canon 23 5 Roman Persecutions 39 6 The Apostolic Fathers 42 7 The Spirit of Martyrdom 48 8 The Issue of Second Repentance 50 9 Heresies and “Heretics” 53 10 The Apologists 59 11 The Persecution of Severus concise history of christian thought a Download concise history of christian thought a or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get concise history of christian thought a book now. This site is like a library, Use search box. "Scholars and other interested readers will appreciate the succinct, authoritative work of Jonathan Hill in this book.

Serious differences now exist on how best to relate the history of Christian thought, but Hill does good work with how he has chosen to tell the story." Mark NollBrand: InterVarsity Press. christian-doctrine-history-PDF-books. In order to open and read these PDF books you will need to have Adobe Reader on your computer.

If you do not have a copy of this free software, you can download it by clicking on the Adobe logo below. "The Spirit of Early Christian Thought is a delight to read. It is written as history ought to be, especially for nonspecialist readers."—Richard A.

Kauffman, Christian Century "The book is a compelling invitation to enter more deeply into the contemplative hearts of the early Church Fathers."—Kay Kettenhofen, Cistercian Studies Quarterly.

In a book in which the primary purpose is to serve as an introduction to the history of Christian thought a discussion of themes does not appear advisable, for the reader who is not versed in the history of Christianity will be easily confused when presented with a unit of material which, while very much a part of Christian thought, comes from 5/5(1).

For a history of the first generation of Christians, J. Dunn has a very comprehensive book (it's a sequal to his book on the historical Jesus, but is independent enough that nothing is lost if one reads it and not the first book).

The book is Beginning from. A Concise History of Christian Thought offers a succinct, readable survey of key Christian thinkers and significant theological developments from the church's inception to the addition to surveying over one hundred important Christian thinkers from Justin Martyr to Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI), the book also covers major creeds, councils, and documents.4/5().

A Concise History of Christian Thought offers a succinct, readable survey of key Christian thinkers and significant theological developments from the church's inception to the present. ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability.

pages. In 'A History of Christian Thought', Paul Tillich has accomplished the supremely difficult feat of creating a work at once brilliantly authoritative and comprehensive, while remaining clear and uncluttered by scholarly annotation and debate.

Originally delivered as lectures at the Union Theological Seminary and at the Divinity School of the University of Chicago, this edition has been superbly.A Concise History of Christian Thought offers a succinct, readable survey of key Christian thinkers and significant theological developments from the church's inception to the addition to surveying over one hundred important Christian thinkers from Justin Martyr to Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI), the book also covers major creeds, councils, and documents/5(3).