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Christianities in Asia

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Wiley-Blackwell , Malden, MA
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Paginationxvii, 271 p.
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ISBN 10140516090X
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Christianity has a minority status in most countries of Asia. Peter C. Phan and his esteemed contributors give us a thumbnail sketch of its history and practices in India, the Middle East, China, Korea, Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia, etc.

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Christianity in Asia explores the history, development, and current state of Christianity across the world’s largest and most populous continent. Offers detailed coverage of the growth of Christianity within South Asia; among the thousands of islands comprising Southeast Asia; and across countries whose Christian origins were historically linked, including Vietnam, Thailand, China, Hong Kong.

Christianities in Asia by Peter C. Phan,Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John edition, in EnglishPages: Rather what we envisioned is a book that presents Asian Christianity as “World Christianity,” that is, Christianity that has been received and transformed into local or contextualized Christianities, with their own ecclesiastical structures, liturgy and prayers, spirituality, theology, art and architecture, music and songs and dances, etc.

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Considering history, theology, and prac­tice, Peter Phan offers a sweeping review of what he terms, deliberately, Asian Christianities —a reflection of the multiplicity and diversity among cultures and traditions in Asia.

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Single-User Purchase Price: $ Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $ ISBN: Category: Religion & Theology - Christianity Image Count: 12 Book Status: Available.The chapter focuses on the major geographical, political or ethnic factors under which Christianity developed in Adiabene, Armenia, Georgia, India, Egypt (Coptic Christians), Nubia, Ethiopia, South Arabia, Soqotra, Central Asia and China.He has authored a dozen books and over essays on various aspects of Christian theology and missiology.

Among his books are: Christianity with an Asian Face; In Our Own Tongues; and Being Religious Interreligiously. He recently edited Christianities in Asia and The Cambridge Companion to .