The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation

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Harper Collins, 1984 - Church history - 429 pages
 

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In The Story of Christianity: Volume 1, Justo L. González, author of the highly praised three-volume History of Christian Thought, presents a narrative history of Christianity, from the Early Church ... Read full review

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Very balanced piece of History, if minor faults by accepting some leftist legends about Brazil at least (most of our Indians were not killed, but absorbed into the general population, for instance). Also many assertions lack cited sources. Read full review

Contents

Chronology
2
Christian Life
91
Chronology
112
Eusebius of Caesarea
129
15 The Monastic Reaction
136
Donatism
151
The Arian Controversy and the Council
158
Julian the Apostate
168
27 Eastern Christianity
251
Imperial Restoration and Continuing Decay
266
29 Movements of Renewal
277
30 The Offensive against Islam
292
The First Crusade
295
31 The Golden Age of Medieval Christianity
301
The Collapse
324
In Quest of Reformation
342

20 The Great Cappadocians
181
21 Ambrose of Milan
189
Jerome
201
Augustine of Hippo
207
25 The End of an Era
217
26 The New Order
231
Europe after the Invasions
232
The Arab Conquests
250
Renaissance and Humanism
362
THE BEGINNINGS OF COLONIAL
377
Colonial Christianity
380
36 The Portuguese Enterprise
400
The Portuguese in Africa and the Orient
401
The Ecumenical Councils 41 3
413
Credits
427
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