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Early North African Christianity - Turning Points in the Development of the Church - cover

Early North African Christianity - Turning Points in the Development of the Church

David L. Eastman

Publisher: Baker Academic

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An internationally recognized scholar highlights the important role the North African church played in the development of Christian thought. This accessible introduction brings Africa back to the center of the study of Christian history by focusing on key figures and events that influenced the history and trajectory of Christianity as a whole. Written and designed for the classroom, the book zeroes in on five turning points to show how North African believers significantly shaped Christian theology, identity, and practice in ways that directly impact the church today.

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