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Author Jenkins, Philip, 1952-

Title The lost history of Christianity : the thousand-year golden age of the church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia- and how it died / Philip Jenkins.

Imprint New York : HarperOne, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  270.1 J418l 2008    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 315 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-297) and index.
Contents A note on names and -isms -- The end of global Christianity -- Churches of the East -- Another world -- The great tribulation -- The last Christians -- Ghosts of a faith -- How faiths die -- The mystery of survival -- Endings and beginnings.
Summary A lost history revealing that, for centuries, Christianity's center was actually in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, with significant communities extending as far as China.
Subject Church history -- Primitive and early church, approximately 30-600.
Civilization, Christian.
Civilization, Arab -- Christian influences.
Middle East -- Church history.
Africa, North -- Church history.
Asia -- Church history.
ISBN 9780061472800
Standard No. NZ1 12538302
AU@ 000043749433

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