Documents of the Christian Church. Front Cover. Henry Bettenson, Chris Maunder. OUP Oxford, Sep 29, – Religion – pages. LibraryThing Review. User Review – carterchristian1 – LibraryThing. Although confined to the Western church and with a strong emphasis on the Anglican church. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Henry ioned.
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Documents of the Christian Church – Henry Bettenson; Chris Maunder – Oxford University Press
The only downside to this book is that you often find yourself reading fragments and wondering if the context of both the writing and the sitz im leben is doing you justice in interpreting the fragments. This includes extracts exploring the churches’ responses to questions of social justice, international politics, trade and debt, environmental change, and technological development.
As someone who is interested in the Bible and its history, I was most interested in the earlier sections, the first non-Biblical writings to mention Christ and Christianity. While retaining the original material selected by Henry Bettenson, Chris Maunder Visions of Religion Stephen S.
I understand why it was needed to only include bits and pieces for this to be a manageable book, but more often than not, I had to go hunting for the original source so that it could be in context.
Documents of the Christian Church furnishes the reader with key documents from the history of the church. The Tridentine Profession of Faith Account Options Sign in.
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This selection of writings from the most important moments in the history of Christianity has become established as documdnts classic reference work, providing insights into years of Christian theological and political debate. Trivia About Documents of the This isn’t the case for the whole book A very comprehensive compilation of the past years of the history of Christianity, docmuents through the various Christian writers through that time.
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Reference Works Christian Books. To ask other readers questions about Documents of the Christian Churchplease sign up. I realize not every document could be included, but I was disappointed that Urban II’s speech calling for the Crusades was not included as it has relevance to world politics today.
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I highly recommend this work for providing the student the opportunity to engage with the primary documents on dhurch bare essentials level. Glenn Hendrickson rated it it was amazing Dec 17, Documents of the Christian Church.
This is a book for dipping. Wycliffe and the Lollards. Roman but Not Catholic: This collection was originally compiled in and has been updated four times, most recently for this edition in The Twentieth-Century World Churches: Still, the bite-sized chunks make this relatively easy to approach and what it loses in depth, it makes up in scope. Customers who bought this item also chjrch. Feb 12, Wyatt Houtz rated it it was amazing. Documents of the Christian Church.
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