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resources regarding the history of the Christian religion and church from Christ to contemporary times


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    A New Perspective Concerning Place, Reconciliation, and Judgment via a Consideration of the Nexus between Christianity and Indigenous Spirituality Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The paper first offers a brief overview of some key concepts of Native Title, inclusive of key dates and events significant to the current native title issues in Australia. It then proffers a new perspective concerning three key issues relevant to the...

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    Ahead of Their Time? The 15th Century Reformation in Russia Tertiary-Lifelong
    Zhigankov talks about the Russian Reformation and how their courageous example still challenges contemporary Christians.

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    American Society of Church History Tertiary-Lifelong
    The central purpose of the American Society of Church History, founded in 1888, is the scholarly study of the history of Christianity and its relationship to surrounding cultures in all periods, locations and contexts. Through publications conferences, awards,...

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    Christian Classics Ethereal Library Tertiary-Lifelong
    Downloadable Christian classic books; search by title or author. Early church (first 800 years), commentaries on the Bible, and other less-well known works. Good for church history research. CD Rom available as well.

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    Christian Educators of the 20th Century Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This site provides access to information about the people who have shaped the field of Christian education in North America throughout the 20th Century. The database covers Protestant, Catholic, and Orthodox religious education leaders." 160 entries...

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    Christians in a Pluralistic Society - Papyrus Evidence from the Roman Empire Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Christian sources allow readers to gain the impression that the Christians were especially sensitive to, or even exaggerated for apologetic purposes, the Roman government’s hostility towards them. However, by using the often neglected papyrus documents...

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    Church History Grade 5-Lifelong
    The Adventist Book Center has many books about the history of the Adventist Church, notable figures in Adventism, and general church history books including, but not limited to, the following titles: 1844 Made Simple; John Harvey Kellogg; A Brief History of...

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    Dialogue Editorial: The Enduring Legacy of the Protestant Reformation Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This issue of Dialogue commemorates the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s nailing of the 95 Theses onto the door of the church at Wittenberg on October 31, 1517, which in effect launched the Protestant Reformation that changed the world and...

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    Ecumenism in the New Millennium Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Seventy-five years ago, William Temple, then archbishop of Canterbury, called the ecumenical movement 'the great new fact of our era.' However, with the passing of time, ecumenism has not only become no longer new, but less original and vital."...

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    Editorial Vol 11 Issue 2: Celebrate Reformation Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Five hundred years later, we still celebrate Martin Luther’s initiation of the Reformation. Perry points out that God used Luther despite his failure to completely reform himself. In the same way, Christian teachers should be conscious of their own sinful...

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    Ellen White's Portrait of Martin Luther Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Luther and Ellen White highlighted the ultimate authority of Scripture for faith and practice, the importance of Scripture as its own interpreter, the close relationship between the Old and New Testaments, and the central role of Jesus Christ. They strongly...

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    Enlightenment and the Christian Worldview - One's Perspective Makes All the Difference Tertiary
    "Many theological pitfalls in the Christian community might be avoided if we understood the worldview in which they are rooted."

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    Heartwarming Stories of Adventist Pioneers - You Will See Your Lord a-Coming - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 8
    NAD Pathways Grade 8 selection for Theme 4: Spiritual Journey. Perhaps you've heard the stories of the Adventist pioneers. However these are the stories that are not often told. The stories that bring out the human nature of each one. Heartwarming stories...

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    HESBAN 07: Hellenistic & Roman Strata: A Study of the Stratigraphy of Tell Hesban from the 2nd Cent. B.C. to the 4th Cent. A.D. Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This volume details the Intertestamental, New Testament, and Early Church cultures at Tell Hesban. A description of the political and religious history of the region includes treatments of the culture, roads/transportation, commerce, and trade. 92 photos,...

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    Internet Christian Library Grade 9-Lifelong
    A guide to Christian resources on the internet such as Christian literature, Bible study aids, and Bible collections. This includes links to guides to early church history, commentaries on Bible prophets, and the works of writers such as Augustine, Thomas...

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    Luther - From Fear to Faith Grade 4-Grade 12
    Bring the story of reformer Martin Luther to life using this reader's theater. Prop ideas and stage settings are also provided, making this a great option to perform in the community.

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    Memory, Meaning and Faith - Discussions at the Intersection of Faith and History Tertiary-Lifelong
    This is a "blog covering Christian history — including Adventist studies, the church and society, historical theology, biblical backgrounds, history of interpretation, and archaeology — in light of contemporary issues."

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    Overcoming Tribal Violence - A Challenge for Contemporary Christianity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "From a selected survey of some recent scientific findings from archaeology and ancient history, the paper draws two main conclusions. First, we who now know enough to follow the Bible story back from Roman Palestine into prehistory can see humanity’s...

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    Sabbatarianism in the 16th Century - A Page in the History of the Radical Reformation Lifelong
    "A follow up to his 1988 book Andreas Fischer and the Sabbatarian Anabaptists, Liechty examines an almost unknown phase of Reformation history. He considers two distinct Sabbatarian groups: the radical wing of Anabaptism, and a radical wing of Unitarianism...

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    Seeking Wisdom from the Past in Church History Tertiary-Lifelong
    Ciaverella looks at history to see how we can learn from the past. Some criteria is also given on how we can learn from the past. This paper was presented at the 31st Institute of Christian Teaching.

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    Sensus Divinitatis and the Mission of the Church Tertiary-Lifelong
    The belief about being sensitive to the presence of God is not uncommon, although such discussions may not affirm a faith relationship to a personal Creator God who has an abiding interest in one’s life. But a Christian cannot speak of sensus divinitatis...

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    Sola Scriptura - A Comparison of Luther and the Adventist Understanding Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Sola scriptura means the Word of God is the ultimate standard and norm, as well as the proper touchstone and final authority for faith and practice. All other authorities must be judged and evaluated in the light of Scripture. The Word of God...

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    Stories - Adventist Book Center Recommended Books Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The Adventist Book Center sells books and DVD's containing stories and biographies.

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    Tell the World - Adventist History Film Grade 3-Lifelong
    Bring Adventist history to life with this professionally produced film. The six episodes, freely available online, begin with William Miller's discovery, continue through the Great Disappointment, and cover the guidance of Ellen White and others to the early church.

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    The Bible, The Creation and The Reformation Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    Focusing on two of Martin Luther's 95 Theses, Standish reflects on how "the creation was a fundamental pillar of the Reformation because it is a fundamental theme of Scripture and fundamental to the Gospel...Because the creation is true and necessary,...

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    The Christian Church and Society - Some Functions, Dysfunctions, Conflict, and Interactions Tertiary-Lifelong
    The purpose of this paper is to provide, from a sociological perspective, a broad overview of the historical and current interaction between the Christian Church and Society; with an inclusion of the specific contributions of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

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    The Da Vinci Code - Fact or Fiction? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Although Dan Brown’s novel, The Da Vinci Code, has enjoyed great popularity, its claims of fact about early church beliefs and the nature of Christ are easy to refute, but require a foundation in early church history and knowledge of Greek,...

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    The Galileo Incident - What Today's Christian Can Learn Tertiary
    "We know that those who fail to learn from the mistakes of history are often condemned to repeat them. Nowhere is this more applicable than in the case of the 450 year old heliostatic challenge posed by the Polish monk, Copernicus. This new paradigm...

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    The Synagogue and the Church Tertiary-Lifelong
    Doukham talks about the common ground between Judaism and Christianity as well as what each faith could learn from the other. Also included is the ten points of Seelisberg.

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    Times of the Reformation WebQuest Grade 7-Grade 10
    In this WebQuest, "take a look at the Protestant Reformation through the eyes of these different individuals: Martin Luther, Pope Leo X, King Henry VIII, John Calvin." You will then create a multi-media presentation comparing and contrasting each...

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    To Church or Not to Church? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Church is about our need to stick together, to learn to get along while still here on earth, and it is about service to the world around us."

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    Understanding History - Seventh-day Adventists and their Perspectives Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "A knowledge of a Seventh-day Adventist understanding of history explains a great deal about the church and touches on many of the key conflicts and controversies that have affected, and currently affect, the church. Hence, it is topical for the...