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The First Thousand Years

a global history of Christianity

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, CT .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationx, 388 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25618067M
ISBN 100300198388
ISBN 109780300198386

The First Thousand Years: A Global History of Christianity. Author. Wilken, Robert Louis. Publisher. Yale University Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives. Very First Library: My Very First Book of Colors, My Very First Book of Shapes, My Very First Book of Numbers, My Very First Books of Words I Have Lived a Thousand Years: Growing Up in the Holocaust The Complete Greek Cookbook: The Best from Three Thousand Years of Greek CookingFile Size: KB.

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A definitive survey of the Olympic games, from B.C. to A.D. , this scholarly, yet immensely readable account of Olympic athletes in ancient times takes a highly realistic view of these fabled contests. Transporting readers back to the eighth century B.C., Professor M. I. Finley and Dr. H. W. Pleket draw upon their extensive knowledge of the ancient world to explain in absorbing detail. • The thousand years between King David and Jesus Christ are so important to Christianity, MacCulloch labels them “the first millennium of Christian history,” for these years established the notions of God’s chosen one, the Temple in Jerusalem, Yahweh as one supreme God, and “the foreordained salvation of the Jewish people” (56).File Size: KB.


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Robert Louis Wilken's "The First Thousand" years is an exemplary survey of Christianity's first millenium. Wilken starts with the life of Jesus and follows an approach encyclopedically organized around topics and geography to close with the Christianization of the Slavs in the 10th by: 8.

As the title points out, it covers the first thousand years of Christianity and its rise. It begins with a very brief overview of the life of Jesus.

It talks about the Acts of the Apostles; the controversies in the early Church such as: food, circumcision, and welcoming gentile believers/5(36). "[An] extraordinary achievement [The First Thousand Years] is a perfect introductory text: it has a clear storyline that incorporates more people and places than any comparable book on the market."—Daryl R.

Ireland, Fides et Historia "Robert Wilken has written the best kind of authoritative historical : Yale University Press.

The First 2, Years: From Adam to Abraham (The Thousand Years Book 1) - Kindle edition by Skousen, W. Cleon. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The First 2, Years: From Adam to Abraham (The Thousand Years Book 1)/5(63). "[An] extraordinary achievement [The First Thousand Years] is a perfect introductory text: The First Thousand Years book has a clear storyline that incorporates more people and places than any comparable book on the market."—Daryl R.

Ireland, Fides et Historia. And Yârêd, his first-born, embalmed him, and buried him in the Cave of Treasures; and the people made a mourning for him forty days. 84 [NOTESAccording to Gen.

15, Mahlâlâîl was 65 years old when he begot Yârêd, but the Book of the Bee gives years; the Book of Adam (ii. 16) says he fell sick when he was years old. The first 2, years of human history occupy only 36 pages of the Bible.

This epoch was once shrouded in mystery and myth, but modern revelation now Store Finder/5(9). The First Years partakes of two outstanding characteristics: (1) it is a book that students will wish to ponder and read again and again; and (2) it is a book that the casual reader will lay down after the first reading with satisfaction and understanding and a glorious confidence in /5(37).

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The first time I had read this book I was trying to make sense of the Trinity and how it developed and caused differentiation between sects of /5(). From the Author. An excerpt from Robert Louis Wilken’s The First Thousand Years: In the early sixth century, a merchant set out from Egypt to sail to the southern coast of India.

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This sweeping history begins with the life of Jesus and narrates the remarkable story of Christianity as it unfolded over the next thousand years. Unique in its. The Paperback of the Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years by Diarmaid MacCulloch at Barnes & Noble.

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It is a survey of Christianity from its earliest lineages. [1]Author: Diarmaid MacCulloch. The Path of Christianity: The First Thousand Years presents a chronological explanation of events and theologians from the second to the eleventh centuries, which is followed by a section examining key themes and influential ideas during those times.

The Path of Christianity: The First Thousand Years () by John Anthony McGuckinBrand: IVP Academic. In The First Part Of This Book, She Details The Historical Development Of Khajuraho Through Its First Thousand Years. This Provides The Context For Her Interpretation, In The Second Part, Of The.

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Robert Wilken’s The First Thousand Years does not operate comparatively. A distinguished historian of early Christianity, Wilken is hardly obliged to do so. He has enough to do in tracing the amazing growth of Christianity from an obscure Jewish sect to the biggest religion in the world.

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