… Praise to you Lord, through our sister, mother earth, who, sustains us and governs us, and, who produces various fruits with colored flowers and herbs —Saint Francis of Assisi ∵ Introduction East Africa’s complex geophysical features, its highlands, volcanoes, vast plains, rainforests
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environmental activism. In his reflection of his own itinerary from being a Jesuit novice and scholastic in the United States to now serving as a missionary in Uganda, James Strzok, S.J., provides a comprehensive account of the environmental projects of the Jesuits in East Africa. In these circumstances
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christenen met andere godsdiensten en geloven (Zoetermeer, 2015). For eastern Christianity, see Philip Jenkins, The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa and Asia, and how it dies (New York, 2008); Heleen Murre-van den Berg, “The Unexpected
-90-77-24662-7. €45. Heather J. Sharkey (Ed.) , Cultural Conversions. Unexpected Consequences of Christian Missionary Encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia . Syracuse University Press, Syracuse NY 2013, xv + 328 pp. ISBN 978-08-15-63315-0. US$39.95.
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century, the early twentieth century, and the second half of the twentieth century. Within these ﬁve chapters, most single African countries, grouped by region (West, Central, South, and East Africa, Ethiopia and the North Africa/Middle East) are given due attention, in so far as relevant for that
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