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The Rise of Christianity

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Now one of the world's predominant religions, Christianity survived difficult beginnings during a turbulent time in history. The authors of the essays in this volume discuss the birth, growth, and spread of Christianity as well as the problems faced by the early christians. (20020701)
Paperback, 224 pages
Published January 1st 1999 by Greenhaven Press
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Feb 03, 2018 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
این مجموعه مثل همیشه عالی است و بهترین و مفیدترین اطلاعات را در کمترین حجم در اختیار مخاطب میگذارد ...more
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This book reads like a history of the rise of Christianity by people who have very little understanding of biblical Christianity. It reads like the sort of story that many writers try to tell about early Christianity without taking the Bible seriously [1], or having any knowledge of the endurance of Jewish Christianity to the present day [2]. It is more than a little bit awkward as a reader to come to a book like this one and know more about the subject matter being swept under the rug than the ...more
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This book was informative And remained succinct while covering a large scope. A good compilation, I feel smarter.
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بسیار خوشخوانه.
برای من که اطلاعی در این زمینه نداشتم، بسیار مفید بود.
اما کاش تنها به پیدایش مسیحیت بسنده نمی کرد و کمی جلوتر می رفت.
البته توضیح مختصری در این باره داده، اما خیلی محدود.
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Don Nardo (born February 22, 1947) is an American historian, composer, and writer. With close to four hundred and fifty published books, he is one of the most prolific authors in the United States, and one of the country's foremost writers of historical works for children and teens.