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By Alexander Agadjanian,Alexander, Dr Agadjanian

Armenian Christianity at the present time examines modern non secular existence and the social, political, and cultural capabilities of faith within the post-Soviet Republic of Armenia and within the Armenian Diaspora around the world. students from quite 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.

Themes tested comprise: Armenian grass-roots religiosity; the altering kinds of average worship and devotion; numerous different types of congregational existence; and the dynamics of social composition of either the clergy and lay believers. looking through the lens of Armenia, this ebook considers wider implications of ‘postsecular’ traits within the position of world religion.

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