This book is an analytical study on the biblical, theological and historical understanding of the church as the Body of Christ. It also provides a comparative analysis of the church as the Body of Christ between the Roman Catholic Church and the Protestant Church along with personal observations of the author on these understanding and comparative analyses from a biblical perspective.
2. Biblical Understanding of the Church as the Body of Christ
3. Theological Understanding of the Church as ther Body of Christ
4. Historical Understanding of the Church as the Body of Christ
5. Comparative Analysis of the Church as the Body of Christ Between Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Church
6. Ramifications of the Church as the Body of Christ
7. Overall Summary and Conclusion
Rev. Dr. Sonna Langzakham is an Indian born from the state of Manipur in North-East India. He obtained his Bachelor of Divinity from Union Biblical Seminary, Yavatmal, Maharashtra, India and Master of Theology and Doctor of Philosophy in Systematic Theology from Asia United Theological University (Asian Centre for Theological Studies and Missions), South Korea. He has faithfully served the Lord with Evangelical Baptist Convention (a member of World Baptist Alliance, and Asia Pacific Baptist Federation) in the capacities such as Lecturer and Principal at Grace Bible College (affiliated to Asia Theological Association, India) in Churachandpur and Chief Functionary of GBC HIV/AIDS Home Based Care Project. He has also served as Director of Ministries, Director of Institutions, Director of Missions, Divisional Superintendent, Senior Pastor at Bethlehem Baptist Church and Counselor at Lamka Research and Drug Rehabilitation Centre. Having spent over 36 years of active ministry with Evangelical Baptist Convention, he is now spending his time with his family and grandchildren while writing books and is still actively involving in the ministry of teaching and preaching at his home church in Manipur.