March 4, 2017

Armenian Christianity Today: Identity Politics and Popular by Alexander Agadjanian

By Alexander Agadjanian

Armenian Christianity at the present time examines modern spiritual existence and the social, political, and cultural services of faith within the post-Soviet Republic of Armenia and within the Armenian Diaspora around the globe. students from a number international locations and disciplines discover present tendencies and daily religiosity, really in the Armenian Apostolic Church (AAC), and among Armenian Catholics, Protestants and vernacular religions. subject matters tested contain: Armenian grass-roots religiosity; the altering sorts of standard worship and devotion; numerous forms of congregational existence; and the dynamics of social composition of either the clergy and lay believers. searching through the lens of Armenia, this e-book considers wider implications of ’postsecular’ tendencies within the function of worldwide religion.

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