Global Gospel

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Global Gospel: An Introduction to Christianity on Five Continents

Douglas Jacobsen. Publisher: Baker Academic, 2015.

272 pages
ISBN: 978-0801049934
ASIN: B00XNJGNWO

Summary

This book describes global Christianity and provides a framework for understanding the varied experiences of Christians around the world. Focusing on the five big continents of Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and North America, Jacobsen recounts their differing histories, contemporary experiences, and cultural theologies. The book contains numerous helpful maps, charts, and illustrations that aid comprehension of today’s global church.


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