TITLE

Church Communions and Mission

AUTHOR(S)
Bonk, Jonathan J.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Jan2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the issue concerning the 350 Christian World Communions representing 39,000 distinct denominations worldwide. It is implied that the publicized theological and ethical challenges threaten to fragment the worldwide Anglican Communion. The complex issues arising from the encounter of the biblical text with practices and values issuing from disparate cultural contexts are steadily chipping away at the communion of Anglicans worldwide. It is pointed out that the issue needs cooperation of every individual. It is believed that without the communion, one cannot exist.
ACCESSION #
35648100

 

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