The Triumph of Christianity

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The Triumph of Christianity

How the Jesus Movement Became the World's Largest Religion

By Rodney Stark

HarperOne, Hardcover, 9780062007681, 512pp.

Publication Date: October 25, 2011

Celebrated religious and social historian Rodney Starktraces the extraordinary rise of Christianity through its most pivotal andcontroversial moments to offer fresh perspective on the history of the world slargest religion. In The Triumph of Christianity, the author of God sBattalions and The Rise of Christianity gathers and refines decadesof powerful research and discovery into one concentrated, concise, and highlyreadable volume that explores Christianity's most crucial episodes. The uniqueformat of Triumph of Christianity allows Stark to avoid densechronologies and difficult back stories, bringing readers right to the heart ofChristian history's most vital controversies and enduring lessons.

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