By David Tonghou Ngong
David Tonghou Ngong offers a accomplished view of African Christian proposal that incorporates North Africa in antiquity in addition to Sub-Saharan Africa from the interval of colonial missionary task to the current. difficult traditional colonial divisions of Africa, A New background of African Christian Thought demonstrates that vital continuities exist around the continent. Chapters written by way of experts in African Christian idea replicate the issues—both old and modern—in which Christian Africa has impacted the form of Christian trust from the start of the circulation as much as the current day.
Read Online or Download A New History of African Christian Thought: From Cape to Cairo PDF
Similar evangelism books
The realm Missionary convention in 1910 was once a defining occasion within the heritage of worldwide missions. Brian Stanley right here offers his cautious learn revealing the compelling tale of this turbulent, influential amassing in Edinburgh. This booklet is either an account of the convention itself and an exam of the Protestant missionary circulation because it neared the apex of its dimension and impression.
"Why? " appears at the lips of many church, judicatory, and denominational leaders at the present time. "Why has our church plateaued? " "Why are so few younger leaders going into church-based ministries? " "Why are so few drawn to church nowadays? " improving desire uncovers the "whys," growing area to embody new realities, decide to the cruel street of restoration, and increase new talents, constructions, and ministry designs via a means of religious discernment, congregational training, and a deeper reliance at the paintings and ministry of the Holy Spirit.
Catholic priest and radical social critic Ivan Illich is better recognized for books like Deschooling Society and clinical Nemesis that skewered the dominant associations of the West within the Seventies. even if commissioned in 1961 through American bishops to run a missionary education middle in Cuernavaca, Mexico, Illich emerged as one of many significant critics of the missionary circulate.
Why should still the church be anxious approximately cultures? Louis J. Luzbetak started to resolution this question twenty-five years in the past with the booklet of The Church and Cultures: An utilized Anthropology for the spiritual employee. Reprinted six instances and translated into 5 languages, it grew to become an undisputed vintage within the box.
- Go Tell It: How--and Why--to Report God's Stories in Words, Photos, and Videos
- Samuel Marsden: Preacher, Pastor, Magistrate & Missionary (Studies in Australian Colonial History)
- Home Is the Journey
- The Power to Change the World: The Welsh and Azusa Street Revivals
- Evangelismo Es (Spanish Edition)
Extra info for A New History of African Christian Thought: From Cape to Cairo
A New History of African Christian Thought: From Cape to Cairo by David Tonghou Ngong