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The Church in History by B. K. Kuiper

The Church in History

by B. K. Kuiper

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A middle school level textbook, quite nice overall. Stops in 1 949, and is quite dated overall, but its strong Calvinist confessionalism is a relief in a sea of politically correct historiography. Nice, cloþ-bound bindiŋ; beautiful illlustrations (retro, black & white) & typography. ( )
  leandrod | Feb 10, 2015 |
Very easy to read. Good overview. ( )
  wsbooks | Jun 19, 2010 |
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A standard survey of the history of the Christian church from A.D. 33 to modern times, The Church in History by B. K. Kuiper has long been the textbook of choice for many secondary schools and Bible institutes, having sold well over 150,000 copies since first published more than a half century ago. Detailed and fact-filled yet balanced and readable, this volume offers a panoramic view of the church's growth worldwide throughout the past 2,000 years, including a comprehensive section on the church in the United States and Canada. With close to 300 photographs, maps, and timelines throughout and thought-provoking study questions at the end of each chapter, The Church in History is an excellent introductory resource for students or for anyone wanting to better understand the history of the church.… (more)

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