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Title St. Thomas and India : recent research / edited by K.S. Mathew, Josephy Chacko Chennattuserry, Antony Bungalowparambil
Published Minneapolis : Fortress Press, [2020]
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Contents Front Cover -- St. Thomas and India -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- About the Editors -- Preface -- Introduction -- Historiography of the Apostolate of St. Thomas in India -- Mission of St. Thomas, the Apostle in India: Archaeological, Epigraphic, and Numismatic Evidences -- Significance and Role of Tradition in the Historiography on St. Thomas Christians -- St. Thomas Traditions In Ancient Christian Folk Songs -- Thomistic Apostolate and Knanaya Community -- Acts of Thomas versus Ramban Pattu -- The Tradition of Seven Churches
Patristic Evidence on the Apostolate of St. Thomas with Special Reference to St. Ephrem -- Guidelines for Rebuilding Missions of Apostle Thomas and a Reassessment of Acts of Thomas -- Historical, Apocryphal, and Theological sources from the Armenian Church about Apostle Thomas and India -- Index -- Back Cover
Summary In St. Thomas and India, renowned scholars trace the historical, religious, and cultural connections link India's Syrian Christian community with St. Thomas the Apostle. It also examines the legacy of the ancient Christianity on the Syrian community in India today, as well as exploring the various cultural and religious connections between the Syrian church in Indian and other ancient churches in the east
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 23, 2020)
Subject Thomas, Apostle, Saint, active 1st century -- Cult -- India
Thomas, Apostle, Saint, active 1st century.
Thomas, Apostle, Saint, active 1st century
Syrian churches -- India
Syrian churches
Form Electronic book
Author Bungalowparambil, Antony, editor
Chennattuserry, Joseph Chacko, editor.
Mathew, K. S., editor.
ISBN 1506461379