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The Resource A people's history of Christianity : the other side of the story, Diana Butler Bass

A people's history of Christianity : the other side of the story, Diana Butler Bass

Label
A people's history of Christianity : the other side of the story
Title
A people's history of Christianity
Title remainder
the other side of the story
Statement of responsibility
Diana Butler Bass
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
While bringing to life the movements, personalities, and spiritual disciplines that have always informed and ignited Christian worship and social activism, Butler Bass persuasively argues that corrective--even subversive--beliefs and practices have always been hallmarks of Christianity and are necessary to nourish communities of faith
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bass, Diana Butler
Dewey number
270
Index
index present
LC call number
BR148
LC item number
.B37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Church history
  • Liberalism
Label
A people's history of Christianity : the other side of the story, Diana Butler Bass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-341) and index
Contents
After Jesus -- The way : early Christianity, 100-500. Christianity as a way of life ; Devotion : the love of God ; Ethics : the love of neighbor -- The cathedral : medieval Christianity, 500-1450. Christianity as spiritual architecture ; Devotion : paradise restored ; Ethics : who is my neighbor? -- The word : Reformation Christianity, 1450-1650. Christianity as living words ; Devotion : speaking of faith ; Ethics : walking the talk -- The quest : modern Christianity, 1650-1945. Christianity as a quest for truth ; Devotion : the quest for light ; Ethics : kingdom quest -- The river : contemporary Christianity, 1945-now. The river
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 353 p.
Isbn
9780061448706
Lccn
2008051764
System control number
  • ocn232977703
  • (OCoLC)232977703
  • 753523
Label
A people's history of Christianity : the other side of the story, Diana Butler Bass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-341) and index
Contents
After Jesus -- The way : early Christianity, 100-500. Christianity as a way of life ; Devotion : the love of God ; Ethics : the love of neighbor -- The cathedral : medieval Christianity, 500-1450. Christianity as spiritual architecture ; Devotion : paradise restored ; Ethics : who is my neighbor? -- The word : Reformation Christianity, 1450-1650. Christianity as living words ; Devotion : speaking of faith ; Ethics : walking the talk -- The quest : modern Christianity, 1650-1945. Christianity as a quest for truth ; Devotion : the quest for light ; Ethics : kingdom quest -- The river : contemporary Christianity, 1945-now. The river
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 353 p.
Isbn
9780061448706
Lccn
2008051764
System control number
  • ocn232977703
  • (OCoLC)232977703
  • 753523

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