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Encyclopedia of Christian education

Author: George Thomas Kurian; Mark A Lamport
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Christianity regards teaching as one of the most critical sustaining ministries of the Church. As a result, Christian education remains one of the largest and oldest continuously functioning educational systems in the world, comprising both formal day schools and higher education institutions, as well as informal church study groups and parachurch ministries in more than 140 countries. In this encyclopedia,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Electronic version.
Encyclopedia of Christian education.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Thomas Kurian; Mark A Lamport
ISBN: 9780810884922 0810884925
OCLC Number: 881399583
Awards: Winner of Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books, 2015.
Description: 3 volumes (xxxv, 1630 pages) ; 29
Contents: V. 1: A-F --
v. 2: G-R --
v. 3: S-Z --
Lead-in introductions.
Responsibility: edited by George Thomas Kurian and Mark A. Lamport.

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This reference work tells the unique history of Christian education and shows how Christian educators pioneered such institutions and reforms as universal literacy, home schooling, Sunday schools,  Read more...

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Christian education takes place in Sunday schools of small country churches and in the classrooms of major universities. This encyclopedia effectively covers both types and so much more besides. It Read more...

 
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