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Published: 08 September 2005

1840 Pages

236 x 189 mm

ISBN: 9780192802903

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Third Edition Revised

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone

  • Over 6,000 authoritative, fully cross-referenced A-Z entries on every aspect of the Christian Church
  • Updated to take into account shifts in scholarly opinion, recent developments (such as the Church of England's new prayer book Common Worship), and Roman Catholic canonizations
  • Updated bibliographic references and statistics
  • Biographical entries on saints, popes, patriarchs, archbishops, heretics, mystics, kings, philosophers, and theologians
  • Rewritten entries that reflect new evidence or understanding, such as the Holy Sepulchre article, as well as some brand new articles
  • Comprehensive coverage of theology, churches and denominations, the bible, patristic scholarship, the church calendar and its organization, and more

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