After Jesus: The Triumph of Christianity
|Reader's Digest Editors|
|Readers Digest (1993)|
|1 copy available|
From School Library Journal
YA-- This basic history of Christianity from A.D. 30 to the dawning of the Middle Ages places special emphasis on how its growth affected the Roman Empire. Many prominent personalities and movements are highlighted, as well as the political issues of church and state, making this more than just religious history. The attractive format and extensive graphics bring this historical era to life in a most inviting way.
Copyright 1993 Reed Business Information, Inc.
This is the fascinating story of the Christian Church, from its beginnings amongst the small band of faithful followers, through persecutions, to the granting of legitimacy in the 4th century CE It continues up until the establishment of a powerful church in the 7th century.