Author:Samuel George, H. Joseph Lalfakmawia & Ajungla Jamir (Ed.)

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Ekklesia: Indian Conversations (A Study of the Church)

By: Samuel George, H. Joseph Lalfakmawia & Ajungla Jamir (Ed.)

Price: $18.65

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106394

ISBN: 9789351480549

Condition: New


Jesus said, ".... I will build my church, and the gates of hades will not prevail against it" (Mat. 16:18). What concept/metaphor/image of the church was he alluding to? What are its nature, character, and function? Is it a relevant institution today? Well, these and few other pertinent questions are not just raised but grappled with an Indian/Asian perspective by various authors in the book. The focus of the book is on church as `Ekklesia', meaning "summoned or called out assembly of people".It can also mean a convoked community. Present day, Indian church needs to redefine he... View more info