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The Cross-Cultural Process in Christian History: Studies in the Transmission and Appropriation of Faith By Andrew F. Walls,

  • Title: The Cross-Cultural Process in Christian History: Studies in the Transmission and Appropriation of Faith
  • Author: Andrew F. Walls
  • ISBN: 9781570753732
  • Page: 156
  • Format: Paperback
  • From the award winning author of The Missionary Movement in Christian History one of the 100 most influential books of the 20th century, according to Christianity Today comes a new book that offers readers remarkable new insights into the ways Christianity has interacted with cultures Fresh understandings of Pentecostalism, African traditional religion, and the ironic waFrom the award winning author of The Missionary Movement in Christian History one of the 100 most influential books of the 20th century, according to Christianity Today comes a new book that offers readers remarkable new insights into the ways Christianity has interacted with cultures Fresh understandings of Pentecostalism, African traditional religion, and the ironic ways in which Western missionaries affected change for both good and ill in ways they never dreamed of insure that readers will never again think the same way about the history of World Christianity.
    The Cross Cultural Process in Christian History Studies in the Transmission and Appropriation of Faith From the award winning author of The Missionary Movement in Christian History one of the most influential books of the th century according to Christianity Today comes a new book that offers re

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    1. Walls, Andrew F 2002 The Cross Cultural Process in Christian History Studies in the Transmission and Appropriation of Faith Maryknoll, NY Orbis.The Cross Cultural Process in Christian History is a collection of essays, originally published independently, which Andrew F Walls has organized into three parts Part One consists of four studies of recurrent themes of Christian history, and of Christian historiography, viewed intercontinentally Parts Two and Three consist of eleven studies of the trans [...]

    2. This book, like others I have read during this independent study, complements Latourette s seven volumes, The Expansion of World Christianity Andrew Walls, director of the Center for the Study of Christianity in the Non Western World in Edinburgh, Scotland, freely admits that Nothing like Latourette s Expansion had appeared before, and so far it has no obvious successor The scope of that work is extraordinary, describing and documenting the story of the Christian faith in every century and in ev [...]

    3. This book concentrates mostly on Africa the author s specialty , but that does not diminish its value as a globally applicable set of methodologies Walls presents Christianity as a religion that must cross cultural boundaries in order to survive This thesis all at once represents his own theological perspective, view of history and hopes for the future.So far, I haven t encountered anything like this book in my other readings on the subject except maybe his other book on missionary movements Thi [...]

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