You are looking at  1-11 of 11 items

  • Keywords: World Council of Churches x
Clear All

View:

5. Churches and beliefs about the end of time

5. Churches and beliefs about the end of time  

William K. Kay

in Pentecostalism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777677
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199575152.003.0006
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199575152
‘Churches and beliefs about the end of time’ shows how the earliest Pentecostals believed they were a short distance away from the dramatic events that would herald the return of Christ. ... More
8. Studies and surveys

8. Studies and surveys  

William K. Kay

in Pentecostalism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777677
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199575152.003.0009
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199575152
‘Studies and surveys’ explains that much of the examination of Pentecostalism has been concerned with miracles, speaking in tongues, and prophetic utterances from a psychological point of ... More
6. Ecumenism

6. Ecumenism  

Pink Dandelion

in The Quakers: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2008
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776915
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199206797.003.0006
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199206797
‘Ecumenism’ explores Quakers' perspective on and willingness to work with other Churches and faiths, which have varied widely over time. They have been particularly influenced by the ... More
Pentecostalism: A Very Short Introduction

Pentecostalism: A Very Short Introduction  

William K. Kay

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777677
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199575152.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199575152
Pentecostalism: A Very Short Introduction outlines the origins and growth of Pentecostalism, looking at the theological aspects of the movement and also the sociological ... More
Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction

Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction  

Mark A. Noll

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777455
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199560974.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199560974
Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction presents a history of Protestantism beginning with the founding of Lutheran, Reformed, Anglican, and Anabaptist churches in the ... More
8. From everywhere to everywhere

8. From everywhere to everywhere  

Mark A. Noll

in Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777455
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199560974.003.0009
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199560974
Since the middle of the 20th century, Protestant history has become more global, diverse, and complex than before. This diversity comes from the different ways in which congregations, ... More
8. The final phase, 1980–90

8. The final phase, 1980–90  

Robert McMahon

in The Cold War: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2003
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775413
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192801784.003.0008
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780192801784
The 1980s saw the greatest changes to world politics since the 1940s, with the end of the Cold War. ‘The final phase, 1980–90’ covers the last years of the Cold War, assessing the impact of ... More
7. Whither the West?

7. Whither the West?  

Mark A. Noll

in Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777455
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199560974.003.0008
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199560974
At the beginning of the 20th century, it was taken for granted that the goals, energies, programmes, and aspirations of European and North American Protestants held unquestionable authority ... More
6. Pentecostals, revival, independents

6. Pentecostals, revival, independents  

Mark A. Noll

in Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777455
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199560974.003.0007
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199560974
In the 20th century, Protestantism entered a period of worldwide development. Outside of Europe and North America, the initiatives of missionaries sometimes resulted in churches similar to ... More
Christianity: A Very Short Introduction

Christianity: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)  

Linda Woodhead

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2014
Published Online: 
Sep 2014
eISBN: 
9780191780943
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199687749.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199687749
At a time when Christianity is flourishing in the Southern hemisphere but declining in much of the West, Christianity: A Very Short Introduction offers an important overview of the world's ... More
African American Religion: A Very Short Introduction

African American Religion: A Very Short Introduction  

Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2014
Published Online: 
Sep 2014
eISBN: 
9780199380770
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195182897.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195182897
African American Religion: A Very Short Introduction explores the history and circumstances of African American religion through three examples: conjure, African American ... More

View: