The Ethiopian Orthodox Tawahido Church

by Ephraim Isaac
The Ethiopian Orthodox Tawahido Church
  • ISBN-13: 9781569023693
  • Author(s): Ephraim Isaac
  • Subject: Religion: general|Religion & beliefs
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: The Red Sea Press
  • Publication Date: 13-06-2013
  • Format: p/b

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Ephraim Isaac sketches the history of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tawahido Church and also that of Christianity as a whole in Ethiopia. As the reader will discover, not only are there strong Biblical Hebraic elements in the theology, political theory and liturgical calendar of the Ethiopian Church but there is also a strong influence from Beta Israel and Ethiopian Jews. Besides Jews and Christians, there are also very large numbers of Muslims and various native beliefs in Ethiopia.
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Ephraim Isaac sketches the history of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tawahido Church and also that of Christianity as a whole in Ethiopia. As the reader will discover, not only are there strong Biblical Hebraic elements in the theology, political theory and liturgical calendar of the Ethiopian Church but there is also a strong influence from Beta Israel and Ethiopian Jews. Besides Jews and Christians, there are also very large numbers of Muslims and various native beliefs in Ethiopia.

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