Murakami Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Q&A | August 19, 2014

Richard Kadrey: IMG Powell’s Q&A: Richard Kadrey



Describe your latest book. The Getaway God is the sixth book in the Sandman Slim series. In it, the very unholy nephilim, James Stark, aka Sandman... Continue »
  1. $17.49 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer

The A to Z of Methodism

by

The A to Z of Methodism Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

In 2003, Methodists celebrated the 300th anniversary of the birth of their founder, John Wesley. Today, there are more than 300 Methodist denominations in 140 nations. Covering the activities of this group that plays an important role in the ecumenical movement through its many social and charitable activities in world affairs, this book offers more than 400 entries that describe important events, doctrines, and the church founders, leaders, and other prominent figures who have made notable contributions. It also includes _

Book News Annotation:

Contributors explain or describe important ideas, people, events and locations in the 300-year history of Methodism, which now includes over 300 denominations and 39 million members. Topics include the Methodist concepts of grace and salvation, the historical role of women in the church, the lives of circuit-riding preachers and missionaries, and modern Methodism's approach to significant social issues and controversies. This edition expands its focus from North America and Great Britain to include information about Africa, Asia, Central and South America, and the Pacific Islands. The illustrations include period engravings and photographs. Originally published under the title Historical dictionary of Methodism. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Covering the activities of this group that plays an important role in the ecumenical movement through its many social and charitable activities in world affairs, this book offers more than 400 entries that describe important events, doctrines, and the church founders, leaders, and other prominent figures who have made notable contributions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810868250
Author:
Yrigoyen, Charles, Jr.
Publisher:
Scarecrow Press
Editor:
Warrick, Susan E.
Author:
Yrigoyen, Charles Jr.
Subject:
Christianity - Methodist
Subject:
Christianity-Miscellaneous Denominations
Edition Description:
Scarecrow Press
Series:
A to Z Guides
Series Volume:
42
Publication Date:
20090731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.40x5.40x1.10 in. 1.40 lbs.

Related Subjects

Humanities » Philosophy » General
Religion » Christianity » Miscellaneous Denominations
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

The A to Z of Methodism New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$50.25 In Stock
Product details 416 pages Scarecrow Press, Inc. - English 9780810868250 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Covering the activities of this group that plays an important role in the ecumenical movement through its many social and charitable activities in world affairs, this book offers more than 400 entries that describe important events, doctrines, and the church founders, leaders, and other prominent figures who have made notable contributions.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.