By Veli-Matti Karkkainen
What makes the church church?
In this quantity, theologian Veli-Matti KÄrkkÄinen presents an updated survey and research of the most important ecclesiological traditions, crucial theologians, and a few contextual methods that try to solution those crucial questions.
Drawing on his foreign adventure, worldwide learn and ecumenical expertise, KÄrkkÄinen provides an outline of either conventional and modern expressions of the Christian church. An advent to Ecclesiology will richly gift the scholar, pastor or layperson who's searching for a accomplished and insightful review of the solidarity and variety of understandings and practices in the one church of Jesus Christ.
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