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Online Denominational Research

Discussion in '2003 Archive' started by rlvaughn, Oct 11, 2003.

  1. rlvaughn

    rlvaughn Well-Known Member
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    In a thread in the "Other Religions" forum, we talked a little (and argued at lot!) about information from the World Christian Encyclopedia: A Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in the Modern World (David Barrett, George T. Kurian, Todd M. Johnson (Editors), Oxford University Press, 2001, 1730 pp.).

    I want to paste a link to some of that information that is available online at:

    World Christian Database

    The site can be searched; data can be formatted and sorted, etc. This is a research tool some of you will like.
     
  2. jhickman

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    I've gone to the link, but everything asks for a username and password, and there isn't a link to register. How do I register to use the database? Thanks.
     
  3. rlvaughn

    rlvaughn Well-Known Member
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    Don't know; it wasn't like that yesterday when I used it. Now everything asks for a username and password. Try the "contact us" link at the bottom and e-mail someone. Looks like they may have gone to paid subcriptions to access certain data.
     
  4. Salty

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    I typed in "baptist" under word search and was taken to 1,333 posssible sites (without the need for a password or user name [​IMG] :rolleyes:
     
  5. HeDied4U

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    right under the search bar is this little tidbit...

    perhaps this is why some have access to the info w/o the need for a password and some need it...but this is just MHO

    God Bless!!!

    Adam [​IMG]
     
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