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The Beginnings of Christianity

Essence Mystery, Gnostic Revelation and the Christian Vision

by Andrew Welburn

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Published by Floris Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Christianity,
  • History of religion,
  • Religion - Church History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8311563M
    ISBN 100863151221
    ISBN 109780863151224


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J. Foakes-Jackson and Kirsopp Lake understood Acts to be the indispensable witness to the earliest history of the church. In this first volume of The Beginnings of Christianity, Foakes-Jackson and Lake examine the historical character of Christianity at its outset—a task which they argue is a necessary prerequisite to studying the text of Acts.