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Christian mission and social transformation

Christian mission and social transformation

a Kenyan perspective

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Published by National Council of Churches of Kenya in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.,
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Missions.,
    • Church and social problems -- Africa.,
    • Christianity -- Kenya.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementJ.N.K. Mugambi, editor ; contributors, Samuel Kobia ... [et al.].
      ContributionsMugambi, J. N. Kanyua, National Council of Churches of Kenya.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV2070 .C43 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 226 p. ;
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1392248M
      LC Control Number92981928

      Global Education, Local Transformation We serve the global Church through regional learning centers called Private Christian Halls (PCHs). We work in partnership with accredited schools, colleges, and universities, supported by local churches, mentors, tutors and businesses, to invest in spiritual and social transformation and human flourishing. Spirituality and Social Transformation: The Samson Syndrome and National Progress - Judges by Joseph Quayesi-Amakye Abstract This essay examines the African church’s role in the socio-economic and scientific-technological transformation of the continent against the African claim of religiosity.


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