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A people's history of Christianity : the other side of the story

Author: Diana Butler Bass
Publisher: New York : HarperOne, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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While bringing to life the movements, personalities, and spiritual disciplines that have always informed and ignited Christian worship and social activism, Butler Bass persuasively argues that corrective--even subversive--beliefs and practices have always been hallmarks of Christianity and are necessary to nourish communities of faith.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Butler Bass
ISBN: 9780061448706 0061448702
OCLC Number: 232977703
Awards: Winner of Book of the Year (Top 10) 2010
Description: xi, 353 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: After Jesus --
The way : early Christianity, 100-500. Christianity as a way of life ; Devotion : the love of God ; Ethics : the love of neighbor --
The cathedral : medieval Christianity, 500-1450. Christianity as spiritual architecture ; Devotion : paradise restored ; Ethics : who is my neighbor? --
The word : Reformation Christianity, 1450-1650. Christianity as living words ; Devotion : speaking of faith ; Ethics : walking the talk --
The quest : modern Christianity, 1650-1945. Christianity as a quest for truth ; Devotion : the quest for light ; Ethics : kingdom quest --
The river : contemporary Christianity, 1945-now. The river.
Responsibility: Diana Butler Bass.
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While bringing to life the movements, personalities, and spiritual disciplines that have always informed and ignited Christian worship and social activism, Butler Bass persuasively argues that corrective--even subversive--beliefs and practices have always been hallmarks of Christianity and are necessary to nourish communities of faith.

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