The History of Christianity: Facts and Fictions

by
Dyron B. Daughrityauthor

Dyron B. Daughrity is professor of religion at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He is author of many books and articles dealing with the history of Christianity.

The History of Christianity: Facts and Fictions

20190708

ABC-CLIO

Pages 256
Topics Christianity Is Anti-Science;Christianity Is Currently in Decline;Constantine Was Insincere in His Christian Faith;The Crusades Were a Series of Brutal, Unprovoked Attacks;Early Christianity Was Bigoted Towards Women;Early Christians Were Poor and Marginalized People;Religion: History

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The History of Christianity: Facts and Fictions

Author(s): Daughrity, Dyron;
Contributors: Daughrity, Dyron;
Abstract:

Christianity has been accused of being misogynistic, pro-slavery, and anti-science, and some say it is finally beginning its long decline. This book provides an entirely different side to the stories about this faith.


• Provides an introduction to Christianity in its historical context

• Examines particular misconceptions related to Christianity through history along with what are now believed to be the historical truths

• Excerpts primary source documents for evidence for how the misconceptions developed and spread

• Offers a selected general bibliography of the most important sources of additional information

SortTitle: history of christianity: facts and fictions
Keyword(s): Christianity Is Anti-Science; Christianity Is Currently in Decline; Constantine Was Insincere in His Christian Faith; The Crusades Were a Series of Brutal, Unprovoked Attacks; Early Christianity Was Bigoted Towards Women; Early Christians Were Poor and Marginalized People; Religion: History
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Dyron B. Daughrityauthor

Dyron B. Daughrity is professor of religion at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He is author of many books and articles dealing with the history of Christianity.

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Print ISBN-13: 9781440863370
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 256
Publication Date: 20190708
Series: Historical Facts and Fictions