Church History in Plain Language
Author: Bruce L. Shelley
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Publication Date: 2016
Church history made fascinating! In this updated edition of his classic, Shelley offers a lively account of the ages of the church—from apostolic times to the present—plus new chapters on the explosive growth of Christianity in the southern hemisphere, the influence of technology on the spread of the gospel, the decline of mainline denominations, and more.