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Reimagining Christian Origins

A Colloquium Honoring Burton L. MacK

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Published by Trinity Pr Intl .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Origin,
  • Christianity,
  • Religion,
  • Christianity - History,
  • Bible.,
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • N.T.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElizabeth A. Castelli (Editor), Hal Taussig (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8643793M
    ISBN 101563381710
    ISBN 109781563381713

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MacK Hardcover – May 1, by Elizabeth A. Castelli (Editor),4/5(1). A genuine possibility of reimagining how Christianity began has now come into view. Based within the fields of discourse that have come forth in the last forty years, this book proposes ways that the study of Christian origins can paint subtle and complex pictures of the first centuries of Christianity.

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Reimagining Church by Frank Viola is the follow-up to Pagan Christianity by Frank Viola and George Barna. Where Pagan Christianity deconstructs the Institutional Church and hierarchical clergy system, Reimagining Church positively asserts and builds up a description of what the early church was and what it can be again/5.

Ancient in origin, same-sex unions blessed in the Church occur quietly to this day. So says John Boswell, Professor of Medieval History at Yale University and the author of his lavishly publicized book, "Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe". Notice to Reader:. Exploring the biblical narrative alongside stories of faithful men and women throughout history, Jethani demonstrates how we can stop living our life for God and start living in communion with him.

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