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Christianity and cultures

a mutual enrichment

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Published by SCM Press, Orbis Books in London, Maryknoll, NY .
Written in English

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  • Christianity and culture.

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    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Norbert Greinacher and Norbert Mette.
    SeriesConcilium ;, 1994/2, Concilium (Glen Rock, N.J.) ;, 1994/2.
    ContributionsGreinacher, Norbert, 1931-, Mette, Norbert, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR115.C8 C446 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 142 p. ;
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1215088M
    ISBN 100883448777, 0334030250
    LC Control Number94212489
    OCLC/WorldCa30107547


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The two essays gathered together in this book were written in and The language and concerns are rooted in those distant years, even though the concerns remain current. I would recommend the book, especially if you are interested in the topic of Christianity and culture.

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Excellent book--thoughtful, insightful and as usual somewhat difficult going because of the translation to English. As usual Pope Benedict shows an incredable forsite and intellengence/5(22). Christian culture is the cultural practices common to the rapid expansion Christianity and cultures book Christianity to Europe, Syria, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, Egypt, Ethiopia, and India and by the end of the 4th century it had also become the official state church of the Roman Empire.

Christian culture has influenced and assimilated much from the Greco-Roman Byzantine, Western. This is certainly an important entry into the discussion about the relationship between Christianity and culture.

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Question: "What is cultural Christianity?" Answer: Cultural Christianity is religion that superficially identifies itself as “Christianity” but does not truly adhere to the faith. A “cultural Christian” is a nominal believer—he wears the label “Christian,” but the label has more to do with his family background and upbringing than any personal conviction that Jesus is Lord.

Christianity Today provides thoughtful, biblical perspectives on theology, church, ministry, and culture on the official site of Christianity Today Magazine. Christianity, major religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus of Nazareth in the 1st century CE.

It has become the largest of the world’s religions and, geographically, the most widely diffused. Learn about the history of Christianity, its doctrines, and. Christianity becomes a human product, a mere part of human culture. But as such it is something entirely different from the old Christianity that was based upon a direct revelation from God.

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It is the world's largest religion with about billion followers. Written by Joseph Ratzinger shortly before he became Pope Benedict XVI, Christianity and the Crisis of Cultures looks at the growing conflict of cultures evident in the Western world.

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