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Christianity

  • By: Manuel A. Vásquez
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Christianity is increasingly a global religion, but it has had an explicitly global and translocal vision since its origins. In the New Testament Gospel of Matthew, Jesus charges the apostles with the “Great Commission,” enjoining them to “go therefore and make ...

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