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church in Africa, 1977

papers presented at a symposium at Milligan College, March 31-April 3, 1977

by Symposium on the Church in Africa (1977 Milligan College)

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Published by William Carey Library in South Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 204-212.

      StatementCharles R. Taber, editor.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsTaber, Charles R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1360 .S95 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 212 p. ;
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4727072M
      ISBN 100878081615
      LC Control Number78014923

      It was published by the Bible Society in East Africa. A Joint Translation Committee composed of the Anglican Church of Uganda, Roman Catholic Church, the Orthodox Church and the Seventh Day Adventist Church is set up and tasked with the publishing of an ecumenical version of the Gospel according to Mark. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Books For Africa partners with recipients in Africa to ship sea containers of books – each foot container holds ab donated books. Books For Africa provides the gently used or new donated books, and the recipient organization in Africa or their financial supporters worldwide pay the shipping costs and distribute the books.   The period from the nineteenth century to the present has been characterised by establishment and growth of the African strand of development of Christianity. This phenomenon has given birth to indigenous Churches and prayer groups in Africa. These groups have not only taken root but they have proliferated and shown phenomenal growth particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa.

      Get this from a library! The Church and Southern Africa: report on a consultation convened by the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A. and the United States Catholic Conference, March , , Marcy, New York.. [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America.; United States Catholic Conference.;]. The Universal Church of the Kingdom of God (UCKG) is a contemporary, evangelical, biblically-based church, actively involved in numerous national outreach projects caring for people's spiritual, emotional and physical needs. The Church was established in by evangelist Pastor Edir Macedo, who saw the need to reach out to the poor and.


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