Story of Christianity: A Celebration of 2,000 Years of Faith
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Story of Christianity: A Celebration of 2,000 Years of Faith

3.8 of 5 stars 3.80  ·  rating details  ·  45 ratings  ·  9 reviews
The compelling account of 2,000 years of Christianity.

From its Old Testament beginnings to present-day Christian worship, Christianity has a fascinating, complex, and controversial history. This book provides a truly global view of Christianity across all denominations.

This richly illustrated history progresses from the Old Testament to the present day, covering topics a

Hardcover, 240 pages
Published September 15th 1999 by DK ADULT (first published 1999)
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I read this during the school year as a part of my Sonlight curriculum and thoroughly enjoyed the depth of the overview.
karl and mandy brown
Without looking for it, the Story of Christianity, by Michael Collins and Matthew Price, was pretty much exactly what I was looking for. I am interested in learning more about the foundations of Christianity - who was Jesus, really? where did Christianity come from? what do Christians believe? - and when I saw it on display at the library, it seemed like a good thing to check out. It has been a while since I've read a book with pictures, so I was skeptical at first. But it provided an excellent...more
Great book. I would give it 4 1/2 stars because I couldn't always understand everything as this is one of the first books I have read about theology, so I didn't know all the concepts and theology related words yet. It was included as one of the books to read this year in the Sonlight Homeschool Curriculum. I really enjoyed all the photos and quotes throughout the whole book. It is not the most fun books to read, but if you want to learn the history of Christianity, this is a good option.
sebuah buku tentang sejarah kristen dan perkembangan gereja. dengan mini biografi tokoh2 yang berperan di tiap zaman serta gambar2 yang indah.

tapi harus menyiapkan waktu yang lama untuk membacanya. karena font-nya sangat kecil :p
Joanna M.
Written clearly with an unbiased simplicity and full of colorful illustrations, this history of Christianity is a fantastic read for anyone interested in the foundations of the faith. I highly recommend it.
Dec 09, 2007 FiBi rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition Recommends it for: everyone
Amazing...bener2 isi buku yang menakjubkan. Nggak cuma isinya yang bikin kita tau sejarah Kristen, tapi dilengkapi juga dengan gambar2 yang bagus ala lukisan Michael Angelo.
buku ini sudah diterjemahkan dalam bahasa indonesia... dan diterbitkan oleh penerbit kanisius...
Interesting things I didn't know. Good textbook.
Nov 13, 2009 Franco marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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