This concise book provides an easy-to-read guide to church history with intellectual substance. The new edition of Church History in Plain Language promises to be the new standard for readable church history.
Dr. Bruce Shelley was Senior Professor of Church History and Historical Theology at Denver Theological Seminary. Heheld the M.Div. degree from Fuller Theological Seminary and Ph.D. from the University of Iowa. Among his previous publications are "The Church: God's People; Evangelicalism in America;" and "The Cross and the Flame.