Dr. Johanna Luthman, professor of history at the University of North Georgia, provides an overview of the first thousand years of Christianity, looking at its initial development within the Roman Empire, its spread throughout the Middle East, Africa, and Europe, and highlights some of the features of the early Christian religion.
RELIGIONS OF THE WORLD
An Educational Series for Adults
This series offers an academic view of the basic principles and history of Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Sikhism, and Christianity.
Each guest lecturer will share information about how a certain religion developed, how it changed throughout history, and common observances and practices in modern times.
All Religions of the World presentations are intended for adults and will last 60-90 minutes, including a brief question-and-answer session moderated by the presenter and library staff.
Admission to each presentation in the series is free. See the full schedule of events at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/ec57cac4-bde6-4c10-9f27-631d05d1ca24.