Church History in Plain LanguageeBook - 2013
With more than 315,000 copies sold, this is the story of the church for today's readers. The fourth edition of Shelley's classic one-volume history of the church brings the story of Christianity into the twenty-first century. This latest edition of the book takes a close look at the rapid growth of evangelical and Pentecostal Christianity in the southern hemisphere, addresses the decline in traditional mainline denominations, examines the influence of technology on the spread of the gospel, and discusses how Christianity intersects with other religions in countries all over the world.
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, 
Edition: Updated 4th edition
Copyright Date: ©2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource : illustrations, maps