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Number of Pages: 247
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 8 X 5 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Series: Armchair Theologians
The Division of Christendom: Christianity in the Sixteenth CenturyHans J. HillerbrandWestminster John Knox Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback$31.99 Retail:
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The Westminster Handbook to Theologies of the ReformationR. Ward HolderWestminster John Knox Press / 2010 / Trade Paperback$21.99 Retail:
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This readable, accessible narrative story of the Protestant Reformation is written for lay audiences. It is part of the popular Westminster John Knox Press Armchair series and is illustrated with memorable cartoons by Ron Hill. The chapters of the book are suitable for use in church adult education settings to provide a solid grounding in the history of the Reformation and its leading ideas. Questions for discussion and suggestions for further reading provided for each chapter make this book great for group study. Since the Protestant Reformation is such a formative event in the lives of churches, it is important to have an accessible resource to tell its story available for laypersons in all denominations.
Written by experts but designed for the nonexpert, the Armchair series provides accurate, concise, and witty overviews of some of the most profound moments and theologians in Christian history. These books are an essential supplement for first-time encounters with primary texts, a lucid refresher for scholars and clergy, and an enjoyable read for the theologically curious.
Woody5 Stars Out Of 5Very informative.September 13, 2012WoodyThis book is for someone that snoozed through this class in school.