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The early church to the Reformation

Author: Justo L González
Publisher: New York : HarperOne, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Justo L González
ISBN: 9780061855887 006185588X
OCLC Number: 722909543
Notes: "Revised and updated."
Description: xvi, 510 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The early church. The fullness of time --
The church in Jerusalem --
Mission to the Gentiles --
First conflicts with the state --
Persecution in the second century --
The defense of the faith --
The deposit of the faith --
The teachers of the church --
Persecution in the third century --
Christian life --
The great persecution and the final victory --
pt. 2. The imperial church. Constantine --
Official theology: Eusebius of Caesarea --
The monastic reaction --
The schismatic reaction: Donatism --
The Arian controversy and the Council of Nicea --
The pagan reaction: Julian the Apostate --
Athanasius of Alexandria --
The great Cappadocians --
Ambrose of Milan --
John Chrysostom --
Jerome --
Augustine of Hippo --
Beyond the borders of the empire --
The end of an era --
pt. 3. Medieval Christianity. The new order --
Eastern Christianity --
Imperial restoration and continuing decay --
Movements of renewal --
The offensive against Islam --
The golden age of medieval Christianity --
The collapse --
In quest of reformation --
Renaissance and humanism --
pt. 4. The beginnings of colonial Christianity. Spain and the New World --
The Portuguese enterprise.
Other Titles: Early church to the dawn of the Reformation
Story of Christianity
Responsibility: Justo L. González.
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