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Suburbs of Christianity

Ralph Washington Sockman

Suburbs of Christianity

by Ralph Washington Sockman

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Published by The Abingdon press in New York, Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methodism -- Sermons.,
  • Sermons, American -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Sermons.

    Statementby Ralph W. Sockman ... foreword by Judge Henry Wade Rogers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8333.S58 S8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6662825M
    LC Control Number24006672
    OCLC/WorldCa3426701

      For a history of the first generation of Christians, J. D. G. Dunn has a very comprehensive book (it's a sequal to his book on the historical Jesus, but is independent enough that nothing is lost if one reads it and not the first book). The book is Beginning from Jerusalem (Christianity in the Making, vol. 2).   Morrison achieved immense success by distilling the spirituality of the suburbs. The architect of pop-gnosticism is Morrison’s Princeton colleague, the religious historian Elaine Pagels, whose seminal book The Gnostic Gospels () sketched a very American style of gnosticism and passed it off as a lost tradition of early ­Christianity.

    The Study of James Page 3 “Upon the death of Festus and before the new ruler came, the High Priest and Scribes and Pharisees compelled James to proclaim from one of the galleries of the Temple that Jesus was not the Messiah to restrain the people who were embracing Christianity in File Size: KB. In his book, Suburbianity, Pastor Byron Yawn addresses the damage suburban Christianity has done to the gospel and the church. But he writes not simply as a critic, but as one who has a heart for suburbanites. With all of the emphasis these days on church planting in cities and urban areas, I fear that many Christians have thrown up their hands and given up on the suburbs, but I .

      The reviewers, however, have tended to agree, praising Mr. Brown’s deep research, vivid prose and bold interpretations while offering their own nods to the book’s contemporary relevance. (“How Christianity Spread: The 1 Percent and the 99 Percent in Ancient Rome,” read the headline in The New Republic.). ( views) Science and Christianity by John D. Callahan, This book is about science and Christianity, and it reconciles the two. It is a book about man's place in the universe, with fascinating implications. The book is written for everyone, Christian and non-Christian, and it will challenge both greatly. ( views) High History of.


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