Unity and Uniformity in the Early Church
by David Chadwell
published by DavidChadwell.com on 23 June 2005
Copyright © 2005

This book focuses on the enormous problems that existed between Jewish Christians and Gentile Christians in the first century church. Their challenges and the New Testament writers’ response to their struggle is relevant to the Christian community in the 21st century.

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Dedicated to all who seek God’s definitions of God’s concepts. May all such people have the kind of faith that is willing to think, that is willing to seek the courage of understanding, and that is willing to seek the wisdom to trust all God did and continues to do in Jesus Christ.   ~~David Chadwell



      Cast of Characters


  1.   Beginning the Journey

  2.   Is Unity Uniformity?

  3.   Myth Number One

  4.   The Jewish Temple

  5.   The Second Problem

  6.   Myth Number Two

  7.   To Be An Israelite

  8.   Gentiles Are Dangerous!

  9.   To Be Happy When God is Happy

10.   Here We Go Again

11.   The Window

12.   A Look at Paul

13.   Romans 14, Unity & Uniformity

14.   Peter Was Just Being Peter

15.   Myth Number Three

16.   The Challenge

Cast of Characters
Chapter One

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