The Rise Of Christianity

Author: Rodney Stark
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691027494
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Rodney Stark, a sociologist by training, has written a book that should end much of the Christian-bashing occuring in academia.

Health Care And The Rise Of Christianity

Author: Hector Avalos
Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers
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This book is a must for anyone interested in the topic, or concerned about the ethical and long term implications of a modern health system care in crisis." " Carole R. Fontaine, Andover Newton Theological School

Jesus The Rise Of Early Christianity

Author: Paul Barnett
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 9780830826995
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Paul Barnett not only places the New Testament within the world of caesars and Herods, proconsuls and Pharisees, Sadducee and revolutionaries, but argues that the mainspring and driving force of early Christian history is the historical ...

The Rise Of Christianity

Author: Don Nardo
ISBN: 9781560068082
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Discusses the rise of Christianity including the Christian revolution, its Jewish roots, Jesus, Constantine's revolution, and the Christianization of Europe.

The Rise Of Christianity

Author: W. H. C. Frend
Publisher: Fortress Press
ISBN: 9781451419528
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Only by reading this book can one appreciate how vast and disciplined is its scholarship, how thoughtful, how thoughtful its attention to both large historical currents and the little people and details that form the bed, and force the ...

The Family In Late Antiquity

Author: Geoffrey Nathan
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134706693
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This book is the first comprehensive study of the family in the later Roman Empire, from approximately 300 AD to 550 AD. Geoffrey Nathan analyses the classical Roman family as well as early Christian notions of this most basic unit of ...


Author: James J. O'Donnell
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062370715
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O’Donnell tells the familiar story of Christianity’s heroic age of expansion, from Constantine to Theodosius, with verve and wit.”—Wall Street Journal For hundreds of years, religious and spiritual pluralism thrived in the Roman ...

A Star In The East

Author: Rodney Stark
Publisher: Templeton Press
ISBN: 9781599475172
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A Star in the East draws on two major national surveys to sketch a close-up of religion in China. A reliable estimate is that by 2007 there were approximately 60 million Christians in China.