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Articles > 2014 > 6 June > Reviews > Book reviews >

Church life with a sociological slant

George Westhaver on a historian with one question to the fore

SCM Studyguide: Church History
Stephen Spencer
SCM Press £19.99
(978-0-334-04645-5)
Church Times Bookshop £18 (Use code CT998 )

IN HIS SCM Studyguide: Church History, Stephen Spencer offers a chronological overview of the great events, people, ideas, and controversies that have shaped the life of the Church over 20 centuries, focusing especially on Western Europe. As the book is intended ...

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