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The story of Christian spirituality

two thousand years, from East to West
  • 384 Pages
  • 1.98 MB
  • English

Fortress Press , Minneapolis
Spiritual life -- Christianity., Church his
Statementgeneral editor, Gordon Mursell.
ContributionsMursell, Gordon.
LC ClassificationsBV4490 .S765 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination384 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3962871M
ISBN 100800632893
LC Control Number2001267044

The Christian faith has had a phenomenal impact on the development of the western world. This beautifully illustrated introduction to Christian spirituality through the centuries covers all the major traditions—East and West, Catholic, Orthodox, and Protestant, with special articles on key spiritual concepts, practices, and movements that continue to influence the way people all over the /5(11).

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