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A present-day definition of Christianity

by Laura Hulda Wild

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Published by Womans Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laura H. Wild.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR121 .W527
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6629404M
    LC Control Number20020433
    OCLC/WorldCa10008400

    If we allow a 21st century definition of love to be imported back into historic, biblical Christianity, we may end up with something quite different from what the Scriptures mean. About Christianity Menu Specific Christian beliefs: Ancient & modern; conservative & liberal. What this section is all about: There are approximat Christian faith groups in the world. They teach very different sets of beliefs.

    Present Day Christian Life. Accepting its inconsistency with the Christian life, one may adapt himself to standards which his conscience never can approve. That is the common worldliness of the present age, surrendering character to the social pressure of the time. The other thing to . Christianity started as an offshoot of Judaism in the first century C.E. Until the emperor Constantine converted to Christianity in C.E., early Christian communities were often persecuted.

    Introductory Study Guide for Mere Christianity Created by: Liz Evershed, C.S. Lewis Foundation Intern Introduction Mere Christianity is possibly Lewis’ most frequently read work, and was originally given as a series of broadcast talks during the Second World War. Of his own qualification to speak on Christianity he said. of Christian theology is an event fraught with much encouragement. Notwithstanding the decadence so patent in our present-day world and particularly in the realm of Christian thought and life, the publishers have confidence that there is sufficient interest to warrant such an undertaking. If this faith is justified we have reason for.


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New York, Womans Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors /. This short book uses the book of Acts to introduce the spectrum of what is Christianity. Since the book is so short, it is only able to highlight a few key points.

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