Christianity is a faith rooted in history, beginning with the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ andcontinuingon through the struggles and triumphs of the church across the centuries. This full-color, illustrated guide provides an easy-to-follow sumary of church history and brings to life the great redemptive drama played out upon the world stage. Included are more than forty photographs, illustrations, and maps illuminating the people, places, and events of church history. Also included are a complete index and full-color, fold-out time line that places major events of church history in the context of other political and cultural developments around the world.
A full-color, illustrated overview of church history from the church's very beginnings through Medieval, Reformation, modern, and postmodern eras. A perfect introduction for general readers.