Sketches of Church history

from A.D. to the Reformation by James Craigie Robertson

Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, Publisher: E. & J. B. Young in London, New York

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    Statementby James C. Robertson
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 280 p. ;
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26556166M

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Here at last, said one reviewer, is a book which makes church history enjoyable.5/5(2). It is a great beginner church history with lots of pictures, which is a plus. It did not follow a particular denomination, but instead tried to follow the thread of redemption through the centuries. I found the contrasts between Roman Catholicism and Reformation theology to be especially helpful and a great reminder of why the Reformation was and still is so needed/5.

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Sketches from Church History is an attempt to remedy that problem, presenting the story of the Church from its origins to the early 20th century through readable text and illustrations. S.M. Houghton, a Welsh history teacher who died inwrites with the conviction of a deeply committed Christian and the passion of a lover and student of history.

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33 - Contents: Chapter 1 The Age of the Apostles (AD 33 - ) Chapter 2 St. Ignatius (AD ) Chapter 3 St. Justin, Martyr (AD ) Chapter 4 St. Polycarp (AD ) Chapter 5 The Martyrs of Lyons and Vienne (AD ).

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Some of the readers of my biographical sketches of memorable Christians of the past have asked whether there is available on the internet a short, simple, introduction to Church History. I call their attention to a book called Sketches in Church History, by Canon J.

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From A.D. 33 to the Reformation. BY THE LATE Rev. ROBERTSON, M.A. CANON OF CANTERBURY. PUBLISHED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE TRACT COMMITTEE. LONDON: SOCIETY FOR PR. History of the Christian Church (8 volumes).

Shelley, Bruce L. Church History in Plain Language. Tucker, Ruth A. Parade of Faith: A Biographical History of the Christian Church.

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By this time the Gospel had not only been firmly settled as the religion of the great Roman empire, but had made its way into most other countries of the world then known. Sketches of Church History. From A.D. 33 to the Reformation. James Craigie Robertson.

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