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History of Christianity: Home

This is a guide to information resources helpful for research on the history of the Christian Church from Apostolic times to the Reformation, and beyond.

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Researching Church History

In its 2000 year history, the Christian church has undergone stages of development, crisis, reform, and sometimes divisive chaos.  This guide is an attempt to pull together a group of basic resources that will help you explore and research topics regarding this history from post-Apostolic times forward.  See the list of theology-related LibGuides for additional help with specific aspects of Christian texts, liturgy, and practice.

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