BETTENSON DOCUMENTS OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH PDF
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Documents of the Christian Church. Front Cover. Henry Bettenson, Chris Maunder. OUP Oxford, Sep 29, – Religion – pages. LibraryThing Review. User Review – carterchristian1 – LibraryThing. Although confined to the Western church and with a strong emphasis on the Anglican church. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Henry ioned.
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Documents of the Christian Church by Henry Bettenson
Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. The emphasis on moral debate in the contemporary churches is reflected in selections discussing questions about homosexuality, divorce, AIDS, and in-vitro fertilization, amongst other issues.
I love to read original documents. Although confined to the Western church and with a strong emphasis on the Anglican church, this chronological arrangement of important documents is an excellent introduction to Christianity. Bettenson takes parts of important Christian documents.
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After those pieces, the remainder of the book is mostly a history of doctrinal disputes, which brings into focus the documehts that many of the doctrines which are now pretty much universally accepted by Christians – the Trinity, the nature and divinity of Jesus, and even what writings constitute divine scripture – were the subject of much debate and discussion during the first several centuries after Jesus’ death.
The twentieth century section was by necessity more selective and unfortunately seemed more influenced by Maunder’s own convictions than the earlier section A useful collection of primary source documents for the study of church history. The losers often paid with their blood; the early church had no qualms about executing heretics. Account Options Sign cgristian. The evolution of man and society Cyril Dean Darlington Snippet ot – These illustrate the Second Vatican Council; the theologies of liberation; Church and State from ‘Thatcher’s Britain’ to Communist Eastern Europe; Black, feminist, and ecological theology; ecumenism; and inter-faith dialogue.
Documents Of The Christian Church
Some of it may docuuments a bit tedious, but such is the nature of the sources themselves and not at all a fault of this book. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. This further expanded fourth edition brings the anthology up-to-date with a new section looking at issues facing the twenty-first century churches.
Various writings of early church fathers to support their theological viewpoints. English Choose a language for shopping. Book ratings by Goodreads.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Wycliffe and the Lollards. Selected pages Title Page. After those pieces, the remainder of the book is mostly a history of doctrinal disputes, w I found this book churxh a book sale a couple of days ago, and interrupted my reading of a novel to explore it.
The twentieth century section was by necessity more selective and unfortunately seemed more influenced by Maunder’s own convictions than the earlier sections — the selection was heavily weighted towards the official positions of the historic mainline denominations at the expense of less established Christian organisations.
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