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The Resource Christianity : how a despised sect from a minority religion came to dominate the Roman Empire, Jonathan Hill

Christianity : how a despised sect from a minority religion came to dominate the Roman Empire, Jonathan Hill

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Christianity : how a despised sect from a minority religion came to dominate the Roman Empire
Title
Christianity
Title remainder
how a despised sect from a minority religion came to dominate the Roman Empire
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Hill
Title variation
Christianity
Title variation remainder
how a tiny sect from a despised religion came to dominate the Roman Empire
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the early development of Christianity after Jesus's death, discussing such topics as leaders and opponents, ideas that survived, persecutions, and how the average Christian worshiped
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1976-
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Hill, Jonathan
Dewey number
270.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BR165
LC item number
.H55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Church history
Label
Christianity : how a despised sect from a minority religion came to dominate the Roman Empire, Jonathan Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: The crucible of Christianity : the forging of a world faith. -- London : Lion Hudson, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-252) and indexes
Contents
  • A divided Church
  • The first monks
  • The official Church
  • Jesus and the first Christians
  • From one generation to the next
  • Opposition and persecution
  • The Church in the empire
  • Christians in a hostile world
  • Christian philosophy
  • Heresy and orthodoxy
  • The Christian empire
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Fortress Press ed.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780800697778
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn646121979
  • (OCoLC)646121979
  • 1638843
Label
Christianity : how a despised sect from a minority religion came to dominate the Roman Empire, Jonathan Hill
Publication
Note
Originally published: The crucible of Christianity : the forging of a world faith. -- London : Lion Hudson, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-252) and indexes
Contents
  • A divided Church
  • The first monks
  • The official Church
  • Jesus and the first Christians
  • From one generation to the next
  • Opposition and persecution
  • The Church in the empire
  • Christians in a hostile world
  • Christian philosophy
  • Heresy and orthodoxy
  • The Christian empire
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Fortress Press ed.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780800697778
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn646121979
  • (OCoLC)646121979
  • 1638843

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