Acknowledgments List of Tables Preface Maps Chapter One: The Christian Revolution Chapter Two: Disciples of All Nations Chapter Three: Missionaries and Prophets Chapter Four: Standing Alone Chapter Five: The Rise of the New Christianity Chapter Six: Coming to Terms Chapter Seven: God and the World Chapter Eight: The Next Crusade Chapter Nine: Coming Home Chapter Ten: Seeing Christianity Again for the First Time Index
Philip Jenkins, one of the world's leading religion scholars joined Baylor University's Institute for Studies of Religion as Distinguished Professor of History and Co-Director for the Program on Historical Studies of Religion. He is the author of many books and articles, including the acclaimed The Future of Christianity Trilogy, consisting of The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity, The New Faces of Christianity: Believing the Bible in the Global South, and God's Continent: Christianity, Islam, and Europe's Religious Crisis.
"Gracefully written and skillfully argued, The Next Christendom shows the many changes Christianity has undergone and its capacity to survive."--CHOICE "Philip Jenkins is a prolific writer...The book is well written and carries its reader along...This is an excellent book for theologians, missiologists, and pastors of multicultural congregations. It is essential reading for denominational and institutional strategic planners."--Seminary Studies