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The changing face of Christianity : Africa, the West, and the world

Author: Lamin Sanneh, Christianity; Joel A Carpenter
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over the past century, Christianity's place and role in the world have changed dramatically. In 1900, 80 percent of the world's Christians lived in Europe and North America. In 2000, more than 60  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Changing face of Christianity
(NL-LeOCL)307990729
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lamin Sanneh, Christianity; Joel A Carpenter
ISBN: 0195177274 9780195177275 0195177282 9780195177282
OCLC Number: 783222065
Description: XIV, 233 p. : ill., krt. ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: the changing face of world Christianity : the cultural impetus of a world religion / Lamin Sanneh --
I. Christianity as a non-Western religion: studies from Africa and the African diaspora. Religion bridge : translating secular into sacred music : a study of world Christianity focusing on the U.S. Virgin Islands / Patricia Harkins-Pierre --
Culture, Christianity, and witchcraft in a West African context / Todd M. Vanden Berg --
Shall they till with their own hoes? : Baptists in Zimbabwe and new patterns of interdependence, 1950-2000 / Isaac M.T. Mwase --
A view of Ghana's new Christianity / Paul Gifford --
The role of churches in the peace process in Africa : the case of Mozambique compared / Jan van Butselaar --
Christian witness in the public sphere : some lessons and residual challenges from the recent political history of Ghana / Kwame Bediako --
II. Reflex impact: world Christianity and the West since 1850. Interpreting Karen Christianity : the American Baptist reaction to Asian Christianity in the nineteenth century / Jay Riley Case --
Missionary thinking about religious plurality at Tambaram 1938 : Hendrik Kraemer and his critics / Richard J. Plantinga --
Contextual theology : the last frontier / Wilbert R. Shenk --
Conclusion : the current transformation of Christianity / Lamin Sanneh.
Responsibility: ed. by Lamin Sanneh and Joel A. Carpenter.
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