Global Gospel

Book Look

Global Gospel: An Introduction to Christianity on Five Continents

Douglas Jacobsen. Publisher: Baker Academic, 2015.

Reviewed by:  Edward L. Smither, dean, College of Intercultural Studies, Columbia International University.


Douglas Jacobsen (distinguished professor of church history and theology at Messiah College) has spent a career teaching Global Christian history. He pays that forward in this new book, which offers a concise grasp of the history and current status of the Global Church.

Related Articles

Many Ethnicities, One Race

The idea of “races” is fiction. There is but one human race descended from one parentage, all of whom are created in the image of God spiritually, rationally, morally, and bodily. Our failures at unity is a failure to ground our ideas of ethnicity and “race” in the person and work of Christ Jesus.

Upcoming Events