Biblical Christianity in African Perspective
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Biblical Christianity in African Perspective by Wilbur O"Donovan

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Published by Paternoster Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Christianity,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Religion - Church History

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8284945M
ISBN 100853647119
ISBN 109780853647119

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This book is an overview of the truths of the Christian faith as seen from the perspective of the traditional African world view. It is insightfully written from a Western perspective and is extremely helpful in understanding the difficulties of relating Christianity to the African's beliefs -- both modern and indiginous.5/5(1). Introduction To Biblical Christianity From An African Perspective book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction --Who and what are we to believe?--Bible --the basis of what we believe --How the Bible came to us --God we cannot understand --Jesus Christ --The man who revealed God --Mankind --ruler and rebel --Jesus Christ --The source of our salvation --Holy . Originally published as: Introduction to biblical Christianity from an African perspective. Ilorin, Nigeria: Nigeria Evangelical Fellowship, Description: xviii, pages ; 23 cm: Other Titles: Introduction to biblical Christianity from an African perspective: Responsibility: Wilbur O'Donovan Jr.

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This chart is an attempt to answer those who judge Christians by the atrocities committed in the name of "Christianity" through the ages -- including our own wars, persecutions, and cruelties had little to do with Biblical Christianity. They had everything to do with man's greedy, power-hungry human nature which seeks its own ways rather than God's. Biblical Christianity In African Perspective is a survey of the major truths of the Christian faith as seen from the perspective of the African world view. The book addresses the major tenets of the Christian faith together with some of the most important moral and spiritual issues of African life. The Africa Study Bible teaches Christianity and its most important events from a truly African perspective. contributors from over 50 countries give their unique African perspective in this all-in-one course in biblical content, theology, history, and culture, with special attention to the African context. Book Introductions explain each. Postcolonial perspectives in African biblical interpretations / edited by Musa W. Dube, Andrew M. Mbuvi, and Dora R. Mbuwayesango. p. cm. — (Society of Biblical Literature global perspectives on biblical scholarship ; no. 13) Includes bibliographical references and indexes.