Modern Church History

20th Century

1904
Azusa St. revival
1909
Scofield's Bible
1910
Intl. Missionary conference, Edinburg
1910
The Fundamentals published
1914
World War I begins
1919
Karl Barth on Romans
1926
First Chinese Catholic bishops
1937
Oxford and Edinburgh Conferences
1939
World War II begins
1940
Wycliffe Bible Translators founded
1945
Bonhoeffer's death
1947
Dead Sea Scrolls discovered
1948
World Council of Churches formed
1949
Los Angeles Crusade catapults Graham
1950
Dogma of Assumption of Mary
1952
C.S. Lewis's Mere Christianity
1962
Vatican II
1965
China church grows despite Cultural Revolution
1968
Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinated
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