The Encyclopedia of Christianity: Volume I (A-D)


The multiple award-winning Encyclopedia of Christianity (EC), copublished by Brill Academic Publishers and Eerdmans, is a monumental five-volume work presenting the history and current state of the Christian faith in its rich spiritual and theological diversity around the world. Volume 1 (A-D) contains 465 articles featuring - articles on all but the smallest countries of the world, including the former communist nations that have gained independence since 1989; - the latest statistical information from David B. Barrett on the religious affiliation and ecclesiastical breakdown of each country and continent; - articles on doctrines, denominations, and social and ethical issues in relation to the churches; - biographical articles on prominent figures through church history. Printed Pages: 924.

Title: The Encyclopedia of Christianity: Volume I (A-D)

Author Name: Erwin Fahlsbuch, Jan Milic Lochman, John Mbiti, Jaroslav Pelikan, and Lukas Vischer; Geoffrey W. Bromiley (translator and English-language editor); David B. Barrett (Statistical Editor)

Categories: Reference, Christianity, Encyclopaedias,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, E.J. Brill: 1999

ISBN: 9004113169

ISBN 13: 9789004113169

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Brand New

Jacket Condition: Brand New

Size: 20 Cms x 25 Cms

Seller ID: 004961

Keywords: Encyclopedia Christianity