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A New Church for a New World : Foundations of Christian Faith - John M. Buchanan

A New Church for a New World

Foundations of Christian Faith

Paperback Published: 1st October 2005
ISBN: 9780664501419
Number Of Pages: 92

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In this book, pastor and distinguished church leader John Buchanan reviews the history of the Christian community, examines the realities of the church worldwide, and looks forward to the future where a new church may be needed to meet the challenges of a new world. Buchanan describes changes impacting the church and invites Christians to be hopeful and look for signs of what God might be calling the church to be. A New Church for a New World is insightful, informative, and ideal for individual or group study.

The Foundations of Christian Faith series enables readers to learn about contemporary theology in ways that are clear, enjoyable, and meaningful. It examines the doctrines of the Christian faith and stimulates readers not only to think more deeply about their faith but also to understand their faith in relationship to contemporary challenges and questions. Individuals and study groups alike will find these guides invaluable in their search for depth and integrity in their Christian faith.

Looking Backward and Forwardp. 1
Behold, a Very Old Thingp. 8
"I Believe in the Holy Catholic Church"p. 18
Church, Empire, Reformationp. 28
Reformation to Revolutionp. 40
A New Church for a New Worldp. 50
The Church as Living Reminderp. 57
The Church as Beloved Communityp. 63
A Sign of the Kingdomp. 72
The End? The Beginning? Or the End of the Beginning?p. 79
Epiloguep. 86
Notesp. 89
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ISBN: 9780664501419
ISBN-10: 0664501419
Series: Foundations of Christian Faith
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 92
Published: 1st October 2005
Publisher: Westminster/John Knox Press,U.S.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.39 x 14.02  x 0.64
Weight (kg): 0.16