The Complete Idiot's Guide to ChristianityBook - 2004
You’re no idiot, of course. You know who Jesus Christ was and why Christmas and Easter are celebrated, but do you know the story of the spread of the Christian religion—in all its forms—around the world?
Have faith! The Pocket Idiot’s Guide™ to Christianity takes you through the history of one of the world’s most popular religions. In this Pocket Idiot’s Guide™, you discover:
- Full explanations of Christian rites such as the Eucharist and Baptism.
- The struggles and outcomes of the Reformation.
- The many branches of worship, including Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox.
- How Christianity was spread throughout Africa, Asia, and the Americas and has deeply impacted those peoples.
Dorling Kindersley Pub
A comprehensive look at the Christian religion. From the roots of Catholicism and the three streams of Protestantism to Fundamentalism, Evangelicalism, the Charismatic movement, and "New Age" Christianity, this essential source helps readers define what Christianity is all about in the 21st century.
? Analyzes the differences between various Christian denominations
? For readers of unbiased, comprehensive religion titles such as The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Understanding Catholicism, The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to World Religions, and The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Understanding Islam ? Christianity adds 20 million converts a year worldwide
Baker & Taylor
A comprehensive and objective overview of the Christian religion analyzes the differences among diverse Christian denominations and discusses diverse theological ideas and movements that mark Christianity in the twenty-first century. Original. 17,500 first printing.