The first Christians

Sheler, J.L.
April 1992
U.S. News & World Report;4/20/92, Vol. 112 Issue 15, p58
Chronicles the rapid spread of Christianity from Palestinian villages to cities of the Mediterranean. The early Christian movement as diverse as the modern church; Some controversial findings challenge traditional views of Christianity's formative years; Jerusalem, the holy city of the Jews; A major influence on early Christian doctrine; The major role of the mass conversion of gentiles; Profiles of several important sources in the Christian church, including the disciple Peter.


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