Chronological and Background Charts of Church History

Editors: Thomas Nelson
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Zondervan

Single-User Purchase Price: $50.00
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ISBN: 978-0-310-52879-1
Category: Religion & Theology - Christianity
Image Count: 19
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

This book organizes large amounts of information from the history of the church for greater understanding and ease of reference.

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Table of Contents

    • Foreword
    • Preface
    • Overview and General Charts
    • 1. A Timeline of Church History
    • 2. The Parallel Structures of Systematic Theology and Church History
    • 3. The Pendulum Effect in Church History
    • 4. Divine Sovereignty and Free Will–The Debate through the Centuries
    • 5. The Popes Recognized by the Roman Catholic Church
    • 6. Branches of Eastern Orthodox Christianity
    • 7. Major Styles of Church Architecture
    • 8. Great Hymn Writers
    • The Ancient Church (to 476)
    • 9. A Timeline of the Ancient Church (30-476)
    • 10. The Twelve Disciples and Paul after the Death of Jesus
    • 11. Early Symbols of Christianity
    • 12. Worship in the Early Church
    • 13. The Apostolic Fathers and Early Writings
    • 14. The Second-Century Apologists
    • 15. The Arguments of the Apologists
    • 16. The Third-Century Church Fathers
    • 17. The Development of the New Testament Canon
    • 18. Books Debated for Inclusion in the New Testament Canon
    • 19. Ante-Nicene Heresies
    • 20. Roman Persecutions of Christians
    • 21. Niceneand Post-Nicene Fathers
    • 22. Development of Episcopacy in the First Five Centuries
    • 23. Factors Contributing to the Supremacy of the Bishop of Rome
    • 24. Major Ancient Church Doctrinal Controversies
    • 25. Ancient Church Trinitarian Heresies
    • 26. Ancient Church Christological Heresies
    • 27. The Pelagian Controversy
    • 28. The Ecumenical Councils of the Early Church
    • 29. Monasticism in the Ancient Church
    • 30. Women in the Ancient Church
    • The Medieval Church (476-1517)
    • 31. A Timeline of the Medieval Church (c. 500–1500)
    • 32. The Conversion of the Barbarian Tribes
    • 33. Church and State in the Byzantine Empire (c. 500-1453)
    • 34. Church and State in the West (754-1309)
    • 35. The Iconoclastic Controversy
    • 36. Early Medieval Church Leaders
    • 37. The Primary Causes of the East-West Schism of 1054
    • 38. The Crusades
    • 39. The Muslim Conquest and the Crusades–A Comparison
    • 40. The Theology of Scholasticism
    • 41. Arguments for the Existence of God–The Five Ways of Thomas Aquinas
    • 42. Major Monastic Orders
    • 43. Medieval Mysticism
    • 44. Women in the Middle Ages
    • 45. Medieval Dissenters and Heretical Groups
    • 46. The Great Schism of the Papacy (1378-1417)
    • 47. Medieval Ecumenical Councils
    • 48. Forerunners of the Reformation
    • The Reformation (1517-1648)
    • 49. A Timeline of the Reformation in Germany (1517-1648)
    • 50. A Timeline of the Reformation in Switzerland (1519–1575)
    • 51. A Timeline of the Reformation in France (c.1510–1685)
    • 52. A Timeline of the Reformation in England and Scotland (c. 1530–1688)
    • 53. A Timeline of the Reformation in the Netherlands (c. 1530–1648)
    • 54. A Timeline of the Catholic Reformation (c. 1500-1648)
    • 55. Four Major Reformers
    • 56. Other German Reformers
    • 57. Other Swiss Reformers
    • 58. The Radical Reformation
    • 59. Italian Renaissance Figures and Their Relationship to the Church
    • 60. Northern Renaissance Figures and Their Relationship to the Church
    • 61. The English Reformers
    • 62. Church and State in Tudor England
    • 63. The English Puritans
    • 64. Church and State in Stuart England
    • 65. Leaders of the French Huguenots
    • 66. Church and State in France (1515-1589)
    • 67. Protestant Creeds of the Reformation Era
    • 68. Leaders of the Catholic Counterreformation
    • 69. Religious Wars of the Reformation
    • 70. Theological Issues–Protestant versus Catholic
    • 71. Theological Issues–Lutheran versus Reformed
    • 72. Theological Issues–Calvinist versus Arminian
    • 73. A Family Tree of Protestant Denominational Groups
    • The Modern Church (from 1648)
    • 74. A Timeline of the Modern Church in Britain (from 1688)
    • 75. A Timeline of the Modern Church in Germany (from 1648)
    • 76. A Timeline of the Modern Church in France, Switzerland, and the Netherlands (from 1648)
    • 77. Leaders in the Development of Science and Their Relationship to the Church
    • 78. English Deism and Its Opponents
    • 79. Church and State in France (1589-1814)
    • 80. German Pietism and English Methodism–A Comparison
    • 81. John Wesley and George Whitefield–A Contrast
    • 82. Other European Revivals
    • 83. Evangelical Social Reformers in England
    • 84. Major Figures in German Liberal Theology
    • 85. Other Prominent Figures in European Theology
    • 86. Prominent Protestant Missionaries
    • 87. Prominent Roman Catholic Missionaries
    • 88. Major Indigenous Christian Religious Movements in Africa
    • 89. Modern Roman Catholic Ecumenical Councils
    • 90. Forerunners of Pentecostalism
    • 91. The Growth and Development of the World Council of Churches
    • 92. Translations of the Bible into English
    • 93. Notable Protestant Historians of the Church
    • The American Church (from 1607)
    • 94. A Timeline of the Church in the American Colonies (1607-1776)
    • 95. A Timeline of the Church in the United States (from 1776)
    • 96. Religion in the Thirteen Colonies
    • 97. Religious Utopian Communities in America
    • 98. The American Puritans
    • 99. Leaders of the First Great Awakening
    • 100. Religious Influences Supporting the American Revolution
    • 101. Religious Influences Opposed to the American Revolution
    • 102. Leaders of the Second Great Awakening
    • 103. A Comparison of the First and Second Great Awakenings
    • 104. Major Nineteenth-Century Evangelical Social Reform Movements
    • 105. Denominational Schisms over Slavery
    • 106. Black Denominations in the United States
    • 107. Major Nineteenth-Century American Cults
    • 108. Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Parachurch Organizations
    • 109. Nineteenth-Century American Theologians and Preachers
    • 110. Late Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century Revivalists
    • 111. Key Figures in the Dissemination of Dispensationalism in America
    • 112. A Comparison of Historic Covenant and Historic Dispensational Theology
    • 113. Denominational Divisions over the Modernist-Fundamentalist Controversy
    • 114. Key Figures in the Twentieth-Century Presbyterian Schisms
    • 115. Twentieth-Century American Theologians and Preachers
    • 116. Leading Figures of the Pentecostal and Charismatic Movements
    • 117. Pentecostals and Charismatics–A Comparison
    • 118. An American Presbyterian Family Tree
    • 119. An American Baptist Family Tree
    • 120. An American Lutheran Family Tree
    • 121. An American Episcopal Family Tree
    • 122. An American Methodist Family Tree
    • 123. An American Reformed and Congregationalist Family Tree
    • 124. An American Pentecostal Family Tree
    • 125. An American Mennonite Family Tree
    • 126. An American Adventist Family Tree
    • Bibliography