TITLE

Fishing in the neighbor's pond: Mission and proselytism in Eastern Europe

AUTHOR(S)
Volf, Miroslav
PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Jan96, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Christian missionary work and proselytism in Eastern Europe. Orthodoxy in Eastern Europe; Relation between church and culture; Sociological dimensions.
ACCESSION #
9601161073

 

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