short history

A Short History of the Catholic Church

Jose Orlandis

ISBN: 1851821252


Here are two thousand years of history in one handy volume! Concise but not superficial, this book gives you the salient details of all the titanic events of Church history and moves on without bogging you down in minutiae. From the Church in the Roman Empire and the Middle Ages to the Catholic Reformation and the age of totalitarianism, it’s all here -- along with a useful chronological table. This is a terrific reference for students and for all who want to understand the events that have formed today’s Church.