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  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 27 November 2012
  • ISBN : 9780300118841
  • Page : 388 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 voters

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Describes the first 1,000 years of Christian history, from the early practices and beliefs through the conversion of Constantine as well as documenting its growth to communities in Ethiopia, Armenia, Central Asia, India and China.

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The First Thousand Years

The First Thousand Years
  • Author : Robert Louis Wilken
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-27
  • ISBN : 9780300118841
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Describes the first 1,000 years of Christian history, from the early practices and beliefs through the conversion of Constantine as well as documenting its growth to communities in Ethiopia, Armenia, Central Asia, India and China.

The First Thousand Years

The First Thousand Years
  • Author : Robert Louis Wilken
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-27
  • ISBN : 9780300188981
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This sweeping history begins with the life of Jesus and narrates the remarkable story of Christianity as it unfolded over the next thousand years. Unique in its global scope, the book encompasses the vast geographical span of early Christianity, from the regions around the Mediterranean Sea through the Middle East and beyond to central Asia, India, and China. Robert Louis Wilken, beloved professor and renowned author, selects people and events of particular importance in Christian history to bring into focus

Christianity

Christianity
  • Author : Diarmaid MacCulloch
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2010-03-18
  • ISBN : 9781101189993
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The New York Times bestseller and definitive history of Christianity for our time—from the award-winning author of The Reformation and Silence A product of electrifying scholarship conveyed with commanding skill, Diarmaid MacCulloch's Christianity goes back to the origins of the Hebrew Bible and encompasses the globe. It captures the major turning points in Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox history and fills in often neglected accounts of conversion and confrontation in Africa, Latin America, and Asia. MacCulloch introduces us to monks

The First Thousand Years

The First Thousand Years
  • Author : Raymond J. Lahey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • ISBN : 2895072353
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The Christians, Their First Two Thousand Years

The Christians, Their First Two Thousand Years
  • Author : Ted Byfield
  • Publisher : CHRISTIAN HISTORY PROJECT
  • Release Date : 2010
  • ISBN : 0968987389
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The Christians is the history of Christianity, told chronologically, epoch by epoch, century by century, beginning at Pentecost and concluding with Christians as we find ourselves in the twenty-first century. It will consist of approximately twelve volumes, produced over a 10-year period at the beginning of the third Christian millennium. It is written and edited by Christians for Christians of all denominations. Its purpose is to tell the story of the Christian family, so that we may be knowledgeable of

Tried by Fire

Tried by Fire
  • Author : William J. Bennett
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2016-03-22
  • ISBN : 9780718018719
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Full of larger-than-life characters, stunning acts of bravery, and heart-rending sacrifice, Tried by Fire narrates the rise and expansion of Christianity from an obscure regional sect to the established faith of the world’s greatest empire with influence extending from India to Ireland, Scandinavia to Ethiopia, and all points in between. William J. Bennett explores the riveting lives of saints and sinners, paupers and kings, merchants and monks who together—and against all odds—changed the world forever. To tell

Poland

Poland
  • Author : Patrice M. Dabrowski
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-01
  • ISBN : 9781609091668
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Since its beginnings, Poland has been a moving target, geographically as well as demographically, and the very definition of who is a Pole has been in flux. In the late medieval and early modern periods, the country grew to be the largest in continental Europe, only to be later wiped off the map for more than a century. The Polish phoenix that rose out of the ashes of World War I was obliterated by the joint Nazi-Soviet occupation that began

The Path of Christianity

The Path of Christianity
  • Author : John Anthony McGuckin
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • ISBN : 9780830899524
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John McGuckin, a world-renowned expert on ancient Christianity, has synthesized a lifetime of work to produce the most comprehensive and accessible history of the first millennium of the Christian church. This readable account explores the history in chronological order and then examines the same period thematically, looking at issues like women, war, and the Bible.

Marihuana

Marihuana
  • Author : E.L. Abel
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-06-29
  • ISBN : 9781489921895
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Of all the plants men have ever grown, none has been praised and denounced as often as marihuana (Cannabis sativa). Throughout the ages, marihuana has been extolled as one of man's greatest benefactors and cursed as one of his greatest scourges. Marihuana is undoubtedly a herb that has been many things to many people. Armies and navies have used it to make war, men and women to make love. Hunters and fishermen have snared the most ferocious creatures, from the

Syrian Christians under Islam, the First Thousand Years

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  • Author : David Thomas
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2021-12-28
  • ISBN : 9789004497467
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These papers from the Third Woodbrooke-Mingana Symposium on "Arab Christianity in Greater Syria in the pre-Ottoman Period" portray aspects of the distinctive character developed by Arab Christianity as it endeavoured to preserve its identity while coming under influences from Islam.

1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows

1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows
  • Author : Ai Weiwei
  • Publisher : Bond Street Books
  • Release Date : 2021-11-02
  • ISBN : 9780385683203
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In his widely anticipated memoir, Ai Weiwei--one of the world's most famous artists and activists--tells a century-long epic tale of China through the story of his own extraordinary life and the legacy of his father, Ai Qing, the nation's most celebrated poet. Hailed as "the most important artist working today" by the Financial Times and as "an eloquent and unsilenceable voice of freedom" by The New York Times, Ai Weiwei has written a sweeping memoir that presents a remarkable history

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years
  • Author : Donald Miller
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2009-09-28
  • ISBN : 9781418585877
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After writing a successful memoir, Donald Miller's life stalled. During what should have been the height of his success, he found himself unwilling to get out of bed, avoiding responsibility, even questioning the meaning of life. But when two movie producers proposed turning his memoir into a movie, he found himself launched into a new story filled with risk, possibility, beauty, and meaning. A Million Miles in a Thousand Years chronicles Miller's rare opportunity to edit his life into a

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The Third Thousand Years
  • Author : W. Cleon Skousen
  • Publisher : Verity Publishing
  • Release Date : 101-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780934364447
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From the days of Father Abraham to the rise of King David were ten turbulent centuries filled with pathos and drama. These were the times of many notable personalities from the Old Testament. This is the epoch of the famous patriarchs Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. Their exemplary lives, as they stood true and faithful in the midst of adversity, are especially poignant today. They were followed by the exciting and tumultuous life of Joseph, who rose to become prime minister

The Ancient Synagogue

The Ancient Synagogue
  • Author : Lee I. Levine,Yiśrā·ēl L. Lēwîn,Professor Lee I Levine
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780300074758
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Annotation The synagogue was one of the most central and revolutionary institutions of ancient Judaism leaving an indelible mark on Christianity and Islam as well. This commanding book provides an in-depth and comprehensive history of the synagogue from the Hellenistic period to the end of late antiquity. Drawing exhaustively on archeological evidence and on such literary sources as rabbinic material, the New Testament, Jewish writings of the Second Temple period, and Christian and pagan works, Lee Levine traces the development

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My First Two Thousand Years
  • Author : George Sylvester Viereck,Paul Eldridge
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2022-08-14
  • ISBN : OCLC:276432862
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