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Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Joab Cohen - Goodreads

Neat Book Review #10 The History of Christianity by Paul Johnson Plot summary This book discusses the history of Christianity from its origins in Jesus's times up to 1975.The book is divided into ... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

Loved it. Some parts were difficult, but in the end it is a great overview of the rise of Christianity. Many of his suppositions and speculations on early Christianity were without support, but the overall story was told in an engaging and compelling manner. Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

This was very interesting, and quite a feat of research. Can't agree with his interpretations in a lot of areas, though... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Matthew Benjamin - Goodreads

Paul Johnson wrote this book in the mid 1970s and probably at the height of his scholastic career. He set out to present an unbiased view of the birth and evolution of Christianity and that is exactly ... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Don - Goodreads

Huge book, reads almost like a college text book. Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Caleb - Goodreads

Paul Johnson deserves his place among the greatest historians alive today. This broad look at the rise and development of Christianity is insightful yet not over-bearing. It takes on a vast topic ... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Ryan - Goodreads

Every history is written from perspective. I accept that. And perhaps I hold historians to impossible standards, but in my opinion Johnson oversteps his historical bounds into the realm of ... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Paul Marin - Goodreads

This is one of the poorest written books I've ever opened. After reading a third of it, I could no longer take it and closed it for good. The author, while showing that he has a good knowledge of the ... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

This history of Christianity was not written from the perspective of a Christian, nor does it come from someone who has an axe to grind with Christianity. I recommend it to anyone who is interested in ... Read full review

Review: A History of Christianity

User Review  - Katja - Goodreads

The topics I wanted to learn more about form this book are how Christianity gained popularity in its very beginnings, the history of the Scriptures and the relation between Christianity and other ... Read full review


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