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Christianity

Christianity

Author: Carissa Wyant
Description:

This lesson discusses Christianity from a historical and religious standpoint, tracing its origin in first century A.D./C.E. Judea to the present day, while introducing its main divisions and sects.

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TERMS TO KNOW
  • The Trinity

    In Christianity, the term used to describe God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit (or Holy Ghost).

  • The Reformation

    A movement, which culminated in the establishment of Protestantism, started by dissident Roman Catholics seeking to reform the Church.

  • Christian

    Anyone who accepts Jesus of Nazareth as the Christ, as Lord, and as Savior.