Sketches of Church History

Sketches of Church History

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A two volume work, by Reverend J.C. Robertson, giving a brief overview of the history of the Church from the death of Christ to the Reformation. Sketches is concise work giving detail, but not overwhelming the reader with too much information. This work is great for laypersons and students as well as theologians.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
CHAPTER 1
THE AGE OF THE APOSTLES (AD 33-100)
CHAPTER 2
ST. IGNATIUS (AD 116)
CHAPTER 3
ST. JUSTIN MARTYR (AD 166)
CHAPTER 4
ST. POLYCARP (AD 166)
CHAPTER 5
THE MARTYRS OF LYONS AND VIENNE (AD 177)
CHAPTER 6
TERTULLIAN; PERPETUA AND COMPANIONS (AD 181-206)
CHAPTER 7
ORIGEN (AD 185-254)
CHAPTER 8
ST. CYPRIAN (AD 200-253)
CHAPTER 9
FROM GALLIENUS TO THE END OF THE LAST PERSECUTION (AD 261-313)
CHAPTER 10
CONSTANTINE THE GREAT (AD 313-337)
CHAPTER 11
THE COUNCIL OF NICAEA (AD 325)
CHAPTER 12
ST. ATHANASIUS (AD 325-337)
CHAPTER 13
THE MONKS
CHAPTER 14
ST. BASIL AND ST. GREGORY OF NAZIANZUM; COUNCIL OF CONSTANTINOPLE
CHAPTER 15
ST. AMBROSE (AD 374-397)
CHAPTER 16
THE TEMPLE OF SERAPIS (AD 391)
CHAPTER 17
CHURCH GOVERNMENT
CHAPTER 18
CHRISTIAN WORSHIP
CHAPTER 19
ARCADIUS AND HONORIUS (AD 395-423)
CHAPTER 20
ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM (AD 347-407)
CHAPTER 21
ST. AUGUSTINE (AD 354-430)
CHAPTER 22
COUNCILS OF EPHESUS AND CHALCEDON (AD 431-451)
CHAPTER 23
FALL OF THE WESTERN EMPIRE (AD 451-476)
CHAPTER 24
CONVERSION OF THE BARBARIANS; CHRISTIANITY IN BRITAIN
CHAPTER 25
SCOTLAND AND IRELAND
CHAPTER 26
CLOVIS (AD 496)
CHAPTER 27
JUSTINIAN (AD 527-565)
CHAPTER 28
NESTORIANS AND MONOPHYSITES
CHAPTER 29
ST. BENEDICT (AD 480-529)
CHAPTER 30
END OF THE SIXTH CENTURY
CHAPTER 31
ST. GREGORY THE GREAT (AD 540-604)
CHAPTER 32
MAHOMETANISM; IMAGE-WORSHIP (AD 612-794)
CHAPTER 33
THE CHURCH IN ENGLAND (AD 604-734)
CHAPTER 34
ST. BONIFACE (AD 680-755)
CHAPTER 35
PIPIN AND CHARLES THE GREAT (AD 741-814)
CHAPTER 36
DECAY OF CHARLES THE GREAT'S EMPIRE (AD 814-887)
CHAPTER 37
STATE OF THE PAPACY (AD 891-1046)
CHAPTER 38
MISSIONS OF THE NINTH AND TENTH CENTURIES
CHAPTER 39
POPE GREGORY THE SEVENTH
CHAPTER
THE FIRST CRUSADE (AD 1095-1099)
CHAPTER 41
NEW ORDERS OF MONKS; MILITARY ORDERS
CHAPTER 42
ST. BERNARD (AD 1091-1153)
CHAPTER 43
ADRIAN IV; ALEXANDER III; BECKET; THE THIRD CRUSADE (AD 1153-1192)
CHAPTER 44
INNOCENT THE THIRD (AD 1198-1216)
CHAPTER 45
FREDERICK II; ST. LEWIS OF FRANCE (AD 1220-1270)
CHAPTER 46
PETER OF MURRONE (AD 1294)
CHAPTER 47
BONIFACE VIII (AD 1294 - 1303)
CHAPTER 48
THE POPES AT AVIGNON; THE RUIN OF THE TEMPLARS (AD 1303-1312)
CHAPTER 49
THE POPES AT AVIGNON (CONTINUED) (AD 1314-1352)
CHAPTER 50
RELIGIOUS SECTS AND PARTIES
CHAPTER 51
JOHN WYCLIF (AD 1324-1384)
CHAPTER 52
THE POPES RETURN TO ROME (AD 1367-1377)
CHAPTER 53
THE GREAT SCHISM (AD 1378-1410)
CHAPTER 54
JOHN HUSS (AD 1369-1414)
CHAPTER 55
THE COUNCIL OF CONSTANCE (AD 1414-1418)
CHAPTER 56
THE HUSSITES (AD 1418-1431)
CHAPTER 57
COUNCILS OF BASEL AND FLORENCE (AD 1431-1439)
CHAPTER 58
NICOLAS V AND PIUS II (AD 1447-1464)
CHAPTER 59
JEROME SAVONAROLA (AD 1452-1498)
CHAPTER 60
JULIUS II AND LEO X (AD 1503-1521)
CHAPTER 61
MISSIONS; THE INQUISITION

Product Details

BN ID: 2940151605939
Publisher: Delmarva Publications, Inc.
Publication date: 03/10/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
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I've found this book to be the best summary of church history I've ever used, not only because it is concise, but because it is written as story, and is therefore interesting. Excellent scholarship combined with a gift of the use of language, and church history becomes a living thing.