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By Robert Bruce Mullin

ISBN-10: 0664259634

ISBN-13: 9780664259631

From the creation: hearth is a multivalent metaphor. It destroys and refines; its mild illuminates whereas its smoke conceals. . . . In taking fireplace upon the earth because the guiding metaphor for the tale of Christianity in international background, this publication makes an attempt to do justice to the photographs multifaceted implications. neighbors, enemies, and impartial observers have judged the tale of Christianity to be one among remarkable creativity and bad destruction, of fearless accomplishments and grim disasters. . . . no matter what else there's to be acknowledged, Christianity has left its mark at the international as without doubt as any hearth. And the tale and the mark shape the topic of this booklet. With hugely readable narrative, Robert Bruce Mullin surveys the increase and unfold of Christianity during the global. worldwide in concentration and masking the expanse of Christian historical past, the ebook unveils the demanding situations that Christianity has confronted in the course of the centuries.

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