Kevin Ward's A History of Global Anglicanism (Introduction to Religion) PDF

By Kevin Ward

Anglicanism will be noticeable as irredeemably English. during this booklet Kevin Ward questions that assumption. He explores the nature of the African, Asian, Oceanic, Caribbean and Latin American church buildings that are now a majority within the world-wide communion, and indicates how they're decisively shaping what it ability to be Anglican. whereas emphasising the significance of colonialism and neo-colonialism for explaining the globalisation of Anglicanism, Ward doesn't concentration predominantly at the church buildings of england and N. the US; nor does he privilege the assumption of Anglicanism as an 'expansion of English Christianity'. At a time whilst Anglicanism faces the chance of dissolution Ward explores the traditionally deep roots of non-Western varieties of Anglicanism, and the significance of the range and adaptability which has thus far enabled Anglicanism to improve cohesive but multiform identities round the world.

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