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The story of the Church

A. M. Renwick

The story of the Church

by A. M. Renwick

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Published by Inter-Varsity in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography: p259. - and index.

StatementA. M. Renwick, A.M. Harman.
ContributionsHarman, A. M.
The Physical Object
Pagination267p.
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17312857M
ISBN 100851109837
OCLC/WorldCa59921426

This is an excellent history of the early church, a scholarly walk through of how the church evolved over the first six centuries of her existence. Two reasons that I didn't rate it higher: first, it's as much text book as it is a pleasure read; and second, the author assumed more historical understanding than I have/5.   The Standard of Truth is the first book in Saints, a new, four-volume narrative history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Fast-paced, meticulously researched, Saints recounts true stories of Latter-day Saints across the globe and answers the Lord’s call to write history “for the good of the church, and for the rising 5/5(4).

  The story of the basilica begins with the first bishop of Paris, St. Denis, the namesake of the church. Legend has it that after his martyrdom in on Montmartre (the Mount of Mars transformed into the Mount of Martyrs), he picked up his decapitated head and walked the six miles to the site of the future church.   Buy Story of the Church 3rd Revised edition by A. M. Renwick/A. M. Harman (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : A. M. Renwick/A. M. Harman.

The story is set in Rome the early 4th century AD, during the time of the persecution of Christians under the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The heroine of the book is Fabiola, a young beauty from a noble Roman family. She is spoiled by her father Fabius, who cannot deny her : Cardinal Nicholas Patrick Wiseman. The Standard of Truth is the first book in Saints, a new, four-volume narrative history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Fast-paced and meticulously researched, Saints recounts true stories of Latter-day Saints across the globe and answers the Lord's call to write history "for the good of the church, and for the rising /5(54).


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