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The St. Thomas Christian encyclopaedia of India

The St. Thomas Christian encyclopaedia of India

Author: George Menachery; E R Hambye
Publisher: Trichur : St. Thomas Christian Encyclopaedia of India, 1973-2010.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Menachery; E R Hambye
OCLC Number: 1237836
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. Indian Christianity by chronological, denominational, geographical, and ecclesiastical divisions --
v. 2. Apostle Thomas ; Kerala ; Malabar Christianity --
v. 3. Indology ; India ; Indian religions and culture ; Indian Christianity.
Responsibility: edited by George Menachery. [Board of editorial consultants: E.R. Hambye and others].

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by kunjethy (WorldCat user on 2006-09-01)

Original Contributions to the St. Thomas Christian Encyclopaedia (Vol.II,1973) include the following Major Articles: Faith and Character of St. Thomas – Mathew Vellanickal Mission and Life of St. Thomas in India – Dr. Varkey Vithayathil Excavations at S. Tome-Mylapore – E. R. Hambye Roads to India – Maggy G. Menachery Did St. Thomas Really Come to India – H. Comes The Acts of Thomas – Anthony Porathur Faith and Communion of the St. Thomas Christians – Xavier Koodapuzha History of the Kerala Church in the Pre-portuguese period - Xavier Koodapuzha The Church in Kerala at the Coming of the Portuguese – Paul Varghese (Paulose Mar Gregorios) Christians in Malabar in Dutch Times – T. I. Punnen The Dutch Period – T. I. Punnen History of St. Thomas Christianity in India to the Present Day – A. M. Mundadan The Latin Rite in Kerala – L. M. Pylee The Origin of the Latin Christians of Kerala – Thomas Thayil The Mission and Life of St. Francis Xavier in South India – J. M. Villarvarayan The Re-Union Movement – Thomas Inchakalody A “Jewish Christian” Community – Jacob Vellian The Knanaya Community of Kerala – E. P. Mathew The Syrian Orthodox Church - Paul Varghese (Paulose Mar Gregorios) Introduction of the Antiochene Rite into the Malankara church – Cyril Malancheruvil Malankara Syrian Knanaya Christian Community – Jacob Stephen The Mar Thoma church – T. V. Philip The Malabar Independent Syrian Church of Anjoor – Philexinose III Church of the East – Mar Aprem Inter Church Movements in Kerala – K. K. Chandy Role of the Eastern churches in Ecumenical relations – E. R. Hambye The Society of St. Thomas (Christhavashramam) Manganam – P. T. Thomas An Ecumenical Attempt of the Eighties – Abraham Nidhiry Church Unity in Kerala : Some Historical Cultural Consideration – T. V. Philip Mission of the Eastern Church in India - E. R.Hambye Feasts of the Thomas Christians – Joseph Neelankavil The Sacraments of the Malabar Church before 1400 A. D. – J. Hilarion Syro Malabar Liturgy Down the Centuries – Jacob Vellian Patriarchal Dignity for the Malabar Church – Paul Chittilappilly Role of the Syro Malabar Church in the Field of Evangelisation – Abraham Ettackakunnel Culture and Traditions of the Thomas Christians – Joseph kolengadan Character and Life Style of Thomas Christians – Alexander Cherukarakkunnel Community Traits of Thomas Christians - Sadhu Ittiavira The Syrian Christian Women – Mrs. K. M. Mathew The Thomas Christian Copper Plates – Z. M. Paret Thomas Christian Architecture – E. J. James Menachery Kerala Church Architecture – Andrews Athapilly Malayalam Literature and Kerala Christians – T. M. Chummar Thomas Christians and Journalism – John Pellissery Malayalam Language and Foreign Missionaries – Thomas Mathew Kottarathumkuzhi Songs, Arts, Festivals of the Thomas Christians – Chummar Choondal Kerala Christians in the Field of Social Service – P. T. Thomas Pontifical Institute of Philosophy and Theology Alwaye – Dominic OCD Indianisation Among the St. Thomas Christians of Kerala – Alexander Cherukarakkunnel Christian Influences on Hinduism before the European Period – P. Thomas The Seven Churches of St. Thomas – V. C. George Religions in Kerala – Varghese Kodickal History of the Jews of Kerala – S. S. Koder The People of Kerala – E. J. Thomas Menachery Adaptation and the Future of Indian Christianity – Joseph Parecattil ---------------------------------------------- ---------------------------------------------- Selections included from other sources with permission in the Encyclopaedia (Vol.II, 1973) include the following Major Articles: Apostle Thomas in the Gospel – Ladislas – Michel Zaleski The Tomb of Mylapore – Georg Schurhammer The Indian Apostolate of St. Thomas – Placid Podipara Marco Polo’s Account – Ed. Yule – Cordier Pilgrim Centres of Madras Mylapore – Alberto Pereira De Andrade Ancient Statue of St. Thomas – B. A. Figredo The Witness of St. Ephraem and Others – A. E. Medlycott Jewish Colonies of India Paved the Way for St. Thomas - Thomas Puthiakunnel Sixteenth Century: Alliance with the Portuguese – Placid Podipara The Three Rites in Malabar – Mathew Vattakuzhy Early Jesuit Connections – Joseph Wicki Early C. M. S. Missionaries – The Ecumenical Situation in Kerala today – Bede Griffiths Hindu in Culture, Christian in religion, Oriental in Worship – Placid Podipara Malabar Christian Customs and Manners – D. Ferroli Cochin State Archaeological Research Reports on Kerala Christians – The Mother of god Cathedral Calicut –


by kunjethy (WorldCat user on 2006-09-07)

If there are images in this attachment, they will not be displayed. Download the original attachment Partial Contents of the St. Thomas Christian Encyclopaedia of India - Major Articles in Vol. I (1982): Glimpses of India *[Printed from other sources] The People of India - Mathew Vellankal Origins of Christianity in India - the First Centuries - A. M. Mathias Mundadan Armenians and other Eastern Christians in India Across the Centuries - E. R. Hambye Outline of the History of Latin Rite Christianity in India - Achilles Meersman Saint Francis Xavier - A. M. George Jagatheesan The Portuguese Padroado in India - Carlos Merces De Melo Vicars Apostolic and Missions under the Propaganda in the XVII and XVIII Centuries - Dominic A S. Theresa The Indian Church 1659-1887 and the Vicariate of Malabar: A View from Verapoly - Antony J. Panakkal Christianity in Eighteenth Century India : A Survey - E. R. Hambye From Tranquebar to the Sepoy Mutiny The First Century and a half of Protestant Anglican Endeavour in India - Maggy G. Menachery The Church in India in the XIX and Early XX Centuries Sir Stanley Reed *[Printed from other sources] Protestant Christianity in India Since 1858 - T. V. Philip History of the Lutheran Churches in India - H. Grafe The Baptists in India - Frederick S. Downs The Quakers or The Religious Society of Friends - Marjorie Sykes The Salvation Army in India - Doreen Hobbs The Mennonite Brethren Church of India - A. E. Jansen The Pentecostal Churches of India - Andrew McDearmid The Church of South India - J. R. Chandran History of the Church of North India - Eric Nasir Evangelical Missions in India: A Review - Roger E. Hedlund Catholicism in North India : General Survey - P. De Letter Christianity and the Cultural World of North-East India - Thomas Meenamparampil Evangelisation in North-East India - Frederick S. Downs Catholic Mission Work in Andhra Pradesh from 1500 to 1875 -Solomon Thanugundla Catholicism in Andhra Pradesh Since 1875 - Oliver Scallon Protestant Missionary Work among the Telugus - Tracy G. Gipson Church Growth and the Outcastes of Andhra - W. Gordon carder The Canadian Baptist Mission and Social and National Awakening - W. Gordon Carder Contribution of the Basel Mission to the Socio-Cultural Life of the West Coast - Wilma John The Christianisationof Wynad - Jacob Thumkuzhy The Chirakkal Pulaya Mission - Valerian D Souza Christianity in Mahrashtra - D. Cortadellas Christianity in Gujarat - Ishanand Vempeny Christianity in Pakistan - William G. Young Christianity in the Punjab - John C. B. Webster Christianity in the Punjab II - Clarence O. McMullen Catholic Efforts in Jammu and Kashmir - W. Adamson Christianity in Himachal Pradesh --- S. Fuchs Christianity in Uttar Pradesh - George Kaitholil Christianity in Bihar - P. Ponette Christianity in Sikkim Victor W. Tucker The Himalayas and Beyond Anne-Isabella-Paul West Bengal : Evangelisation in the City of Calcutta Joseph Segers Christianity in Bangla Desh Francis A. Gomes Christianity in Burma à Anton Freitag *[Printed from other sources] The Tamil Church and Burma N. C. Sargant Catholic Efforts in Ceylon Protestant Work in Ceylon Hierarchy of the Catholic Church The Apostolic Nunciature in India The Catholic Bishops Conference of India The World Council of Churches A. J. Van Der Bent The National Christian Council of India M. A. Z. Rolston General Survey of Evangelisation in India Renthy Keitzar Evangelisation in the Indian Context P. Clemens Thottungal Formation for Evangelisation among the Thomas Christians Canisius Thekkekkara The Syro Malabar Church: Prospects for Evangelisation George Punchakkunnel The Catholic Malankara Church and Evangelisation Domenic Zacharia Culture at the Service of Evangelisation in India Stephen Fuchs Evangelising Work of the Church in India: Evolution and Constraints Francois Hutart with Genevieve Lemercinier Evangelisation in the Context of Other Religions J. R. Chandran Communication of the Gospel In the Context of Indias Struggle for a New Society M. M. Thomas Among other contributors of Major Articles are: Francis Andrade George IV Puthenpura Kora Chandy Valerian D Souza Protasio Soares Anthony Kakkanattu A. Mattos CH. Augustine Valerian D Souza Alan De Lastic Jacob Kalapurayil J. Boerkamp J> P. K. Palakkathadam Jacob Aernat George Padinjarekkutt Jacob Adampukulam R. Prakash Reddy R. Lefevre D. Maria Joseph Pujo Stephen Gomez A. S. Colas J. Cheruchilampil Joseph Mittathany Joseph Gnayalloor George Chundavalel K. Parampil Raphael Thomas Kurisinkal R. I. Jesu and many other reputed scholars


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