Documents of the Christian Church. Front Cover. Henry Bettenson, Chris Maunder. OUP Oxford, Sep 29, – Religion – pages. LibraryThing Review. User Review – carterchristian1 – LibraryThing. Although confined to the Western church and with a strong emphasis on the Anglican church. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Henry ioned.

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A good collection of many of the documents relevant to the growth of our Lord and Savior’s church over the centuries. Description ‘That invaluable Christian reference book. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Divine Discontent Jonathon S. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Documents of the Christian Church furnishes the reader with key documents from the history of the church. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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So much heresy and just-plain-nonsense would be cleared away if Christians knew what their wise, wonderful, and supremely intelligent ancestors wrote on various issues. We use cookies to give you the best possible chrustian. Documents of the Christian Church. Quotes from Documents of the Return to Book Page. I found this book at a book sale a couple of days ago, and interrupted my reading of a novel to explore it.

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Also, since I was reading this book with a group, it was difficult to match up the Kindle locations with the actual printed pages. The Test Act He also adds commentary, but wisely he uses that to give the reader settings to the documents. The emphasis on moral debate in the contemporary churches is reflected in selections discussing questions about homosexuality, divorce, AIDS, and chrixtian fertilization, amongst other issues.

Benedict, have been ellipted so one must still look elsewhere to get the complete work. I love to read original documents.

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Paperbackpages. Levi rated it liked it Jan 30, Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Although confined to the Western church and with a strong emphasis on the Anglican church, this chronological arrangement of important documents is an excellent introduction cchristian Christianity.

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kf This is simply a collection of primary sources with brief explanations to provide historical context. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. The only downside to this book is that you often find yourself reading fragments and wondering if the context of both the writing and the sitz im leben is doing you justice in interpreting the fragments.