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By Robert Bruce Mullin

ISBN-10: 0664259634

ISBN-13: 9780664259631

From the advent: hearth is a multivalent metaphor. It destroys and refines; its mild illuminates whereas its smoke conceals. . . . In taking fireplace upon the earth because the guiding metaphor for the tale of Christianity in international historical past, this booklet makes an attempt to do justice to the photographs multifaceted implications. pals, enemies, and impartial observers have judged the tale of Christianity to be considered one of remarkable creativity and poor destruction, of fearless accomplishments and grim disasters. . . . no matter what else there's to be acknowledged, Christianity has left its mark at the international as absolutely as any hearth. And the tale and the mark shape the topic of this booklet. With hugely readable narrative, Robert Bruce Mullin surveys the increase and unfold of Christianity in the course of the international. international in concentration and overlaying the expanse of Christian historical past, the ebook unveils the demanding situations that Christianity has confronted in the course of the centuries.

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