The Jesus Movement And Its Expansion

Author: Sean Freyne
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 0802867863
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In this book Sen Freyne explores the rise and expansion of early Christianity within the context of the Greco-Roman world -- the living, dynamic matrix of Jesus and his followers.

God S Forever Family

Author: Larry Eskridge
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195326458
Size: 47.65 MB
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However, it would be the Jesus People themselves who would prove the most
revolutionary musical force within much of the evangelical subculture, drawing
upon rock, pop, and folk music to create their own body of Jesus music, which
they used as an evangelistic tool, to enhance their worship, and as a form of
sanctified musical entertainment. This baptized version of popular music
provided a common ground within the movement, serving as a vehicle for its
expansion to churched ...

The Triumph Of Christianity

Author: Rodney Stark
Publisher: HarperOne
ISBN: 9780062007698
Size: 28.96 MB
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In The Triumph of Christianity, the author of God’s Battalions and The Rise of Christianity gathers and refines decades of powerful research and discovery into one concentrated, concise, and highly readable volume that explores ...


Author: William A. Beckham
Publisher: CCS Publishing
ISBN: 9781935789734
Size: 55.18 MB
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Bill Beckham gives a historical and strategic perspective of God's expansion people movement that is built upon the unique and interrelated groups of 3, 12, and 70.

The Rise Of Christianity

Author: Rodney Stark
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060677015
Size: 38.10 MB
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"Anyone who has puzzled over Christianity's rise to dominance...must read it." says Yale University's Wayne A. Meeks, for The Rise of Christianity makes a compelling case for startling conclusions.

Jesus The Rise Of Early Christianity

Author: Paul Barnett
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 9780830826995
Size: 55.99 MB
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Paul Barnett not only places the New Testament within the world of caesars and Herods, proconsuls and Pharisees, Sadducee and revolutionaries, but argues that the mainspring and driving force of early Christian history is the historical ...

A New History Of Christianity

Author: Hans J. Hillerbrand
Publisher: Abingdon Press
ISBN: 1426719140
Size: 23.90 MB
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EARLY. EXPANSION. The story of Jesus took place in Palestine, one of the
border provinces of the Roman Empire, which ruled the lands from the southern
part of the British Isles to the Euphrates River and from the northern coast of
Africa to the Rhine and Danube. It has been pointed out that this empire was
most congenial for the budding Christian movement. The world of this empire
was enjoying an unprecedented time of peace, the famous pax Romana, the
Roman ...

The Acts Of The Apostles

Author: P.D. James
Publisher: Canongate Books
ISBN: 0857861077
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Acts is the sequel to Luke's gospel and tells the story of Jesus's followers during the 30 years after his death.

The Rise Of Christianity

Author: Rodney Stark
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691027494
Size: 75.42 MB
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Rodney Stark, a sociologist by training, has written a book that should end much of the Christian-bashing occuring in academia.