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CHRISTIANITY. The religion established by Jesus Christ.
     2. Christianity has been judicially declared to be a part of the common law of Pennsylvania; 11 Serg. & Rawle, 394; 5 Binn. R.555; of New York, 8 Johns. R. 291; of Connecticut, 2 Swift's System, 321; of Massachusetts, Dane's Ab. vol. 7, c. 219, a. 2, 19. To write or speak contemptuously and maliciously against it, is an indictable offence. Vide Cooper on the Law of Libel, 59 and 114, et seq.; and generally, 1 Russ. on Cr. 217; 1 Hawk, c. 5; 1 Vent. 293; 3 Keb. 607; 1 Barn. & Cress. 26. S. C. 8 Eng. Com. Law R. 14; Barnard. 162; Fitzgib. 66; Roscoe, Cr. Ev. 524; 2 Str. 834; 3 Barn. & Ald. 161; S. C. 5 Eng. Com. Law R. 249 Jeff. Rep. Appx. See 1 Cro. Jac. 421 Vent. 293; 3 Keb. 607; Cooke on Def. 74; 2 How. S. C. 11 ep. 127, 197 to 201.

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One of the greatest gifts of Christianity, it should be observed, and one of the most important influences in medieval civilization, was the network of monasteries which were now gradually established and became centers of active hospitality and the chief homes of such learning as was possible to the time.
We can never see Christianity from the catechism:--from the pastures, from a boat in the pond, from amidst the songs of wood-birds we possibly may.
Could not a rejuvenated Graeco-Roman system of valuing (once it had been refined and made more profound by the schooling which two thousand years of Christianity had provided) effect another such revolution within a calculable period of time, until that glorious type of manhood shall finally appear which is to be our new faith and hope, and in the creation of which Zarathustra exhorts us to participate?
In the three-volume series exploring Christianity since the Reformation, scholars of religion seek to move away from church history and consider wider impacts of Christianity on people's lives.
In each volume of that work, Christianity is treated on a continental and regional basis.
Although church leaders weren't able to confirm exactly how many Muslim refugees have converted from Islam to Christianity, there have been reports of various pastors baptizing (https://world.
In the first essay, '"Christian Jews' and 'Jewish Christians': The Jewish Origins of Christianity in English Literature from Elizabeth I to Toland's Nazarensus," Matti Myllykoski traces the earliest use of the terms "Jewish Christian" and "Christian Jews" prior to their use by John Toland and Thomas Morgan.
Part 1, entitled "Christianity and Chinese Culture," discusses subjects in mission history and world Christianity, such as the role and use of language in missionary universities and in Buddhist-Christian dialogue, and an evaluation of the process of the inculturation or contextualization of Christianity in China.
This is why Christianity has been taught in schools for many years, what else could replace it ?
Critique: An erudite work of impressive scholarship and thoroughly 'reader friendly' from beginning to end, "Authentic Christianity: A Radical Look at Christianity Today Based on Christ's Letters to Seven Churches in Asia Minor Toward the Close of the First Century" is especially recommended to the attention of non-specialist general readers with an interest in the origins of Christianity and compare the Christian movement of antiquity with the contemporary Christian churches of today.
The radical changes taking place in developments within the Christian tradition are often referred to as "the center of gravity of Christianity moving to the south.
But "Anglo-Virginians created whiteness during the 17th century and redefined Christianity as a religion of white people" (6).