New PDF release: Armenian Christianity Today: Identity Politics and Popular

By Alexander Agadjanian

ISBN-10: 1138548871

ISBN-13: 9781138548879

ISBN-10: 1472412710

ISBN-13: 9781472412713

Armenian Christianity this day examines modern spiritual existence and the social, political, and cultural features of faith within the post-Soviet Republic of Armenia and within the Armenian Diaspora all over the world. students from a number of international locations and disciplines discover present traits and daily religiosity, quite in the Armenian Apostolic Church (AAC), and among Armenian Catholics, Protestants and vernacular religions. issues tested comprise: Armenian grass-roots religiosity; the altering types of normal worship and devotion; quite a few forms of congregational lifestyles; and the dynamics of social composition of either the clergy and lay believers. searching through the lens of Armenia, this booklet considers wider implications of ’postsecular’ developments within the position of worldwide religion.

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