The Resource A religious history of America

A religious history of America

Label
A religious history of America
Title
A religious history of America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Survey of various religious ideas, institutions and personalities from the age of exploration to the present
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaustad, Edwin S.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR515
LC item number
.G3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
  • Godsdienst
  • Godsdienst
  • Geschichte
  • Kirchengeschichte
  • Religion
  • Geschichte
  • Kirchengeschichte
  • Religion
Label
A religious history of America
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I: Age of exploration : The admiral and the church ; From the halls of Montezuma ; Fish, fur and faith ; Hakluyt and Purchas -- Part II: Age of colonization : "Almighty God hath opened the gate": Virginia ; "One small candle may light a thousand": Puritan New England ; Conversion ; Legislation ; Education ; Endurance ; "A full liberty in religious concernments" : Rhode Island ; "The gospel into a fruitful bosom": Maryland ; "We put the power in the people": Middle Colonies ; New York and Delaware ; New Jersey ; Pennsylvania ; "An excellent school to learn Christ in": Carolina and Georgia -- Part III: Age of expansion : Liberty and law ; Liberty won ; Liberty proclaimed ; Liberty secured ; Freedom and the frontier ; Utopianism ; Transcendentalism ; Methodism ; Pietism ; Individualism ; Reductionism ; Perfectionism ; Revivalism ; Manifest destiny ; One land, one flag ; One Lord, one faith ; From shore to shore -- and more ; A house of faith divided ; The moral mission of religion ; Consensus on slavery ; Conflict over slavery ; Lincoln and God's purposes ; "To finish the work: ; The making of America: immigration and assimilation ; "The homeless, tempest-tost" ; "America for Americans" ; "And crown thy good" ; A changing order: factory and town ; Redemption of persons ; Mass evangelism ; Reform ; Philanthropy ; New organizations ; Redemption of society ; Industrial problems ; Urban problems
  • Part IV: This nation under God: at worship : The Word ; The Bible in American life ; History ; Morality ; Culture ; The Bible in American literature ; The belief ; Abraham Heschel ; Reinhold Niebuhr ; Gustave Weigel ; The liturgy ; Daily devotion ; Weekly worship ; The liturgical year ; Liturgy and life ; The house -- Part V: This nation under God: at work : The mission at home ; Peace and war ; "With liberty and justice for all" ; Prosperity and conformity ; The mission abroad ; World evangelism ; Rescue and relief ; Unity and understanding ; Education ; Parochial schools ; Supplemental classes ; Shared, released and dismissed time ; Worship or study ; Higher education ; Democracy -- Chronology: Important dates in America's religious history
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxiii, 421 pages
Lccn
66011488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
001407915
Other physical details
illustrations (some color) maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00174445
  • (OCoLC)ocm00174445
Label
A religious history of America
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I: Age of exploration : The admiral and the church ; From the halls of Montezuma ; Fish, fur and faith ; Hakluyt and Purchas -- Part II: Age of colonization : "Almighty God hath opened the gate": Virginia ; "One small candle may light a thousand": Puritan New England ; Conversion ; Legislation ; Education ; Endurance ; "A full liberty in religious concernments" : Rhode Island ; "The gospel into a fruitful bosom": Maryland ; "We put the power in the people": Middle Colonies ; New York and Delaware ; New Jersey ; Pennsylvania ; "An excellent school to learn Christ in": Carolina and Georgia -- Part III: Age of expansion : Liberty and law ; Liberty won ; Liberty proclaimed ; Liberty secured ; Freedom and the frontier ; Utopianism ; Transcendentalism ; Methodism ; Pietism ; Individualism ; Reductionism ; Perfectionism ; Revivalism ; Manifest destiny ; One land, one flag ; One Lord, one faith ; From shore to shore -- and more ; A house of faith divided ; The moral mission of religion ; Consensus on slavery ; Conflict over slavery ; Lincoln and God's purposes ; "To finish the work: ; The making of America: immigration and assimilation ; "The homeless, tempest-tost" ; "America for Americans" ; "And crown thy good" ; A changing order: factory and town ; Redemption of persons ; Mass evangelism ; Reform ; Philanthropy ; New organizations ; Redemption of society ; Industrial problems ; Urban problems
  • Part IV: This nation under God: at worship : The Word ; The Bible in American life ; History ; Morality ; Culture ; The Bible in American literature ; The belief ; Abraham Heschel ; Reinhold Niebuhr ; Gustave Weigel ; The liturgy ; Daily devotion ; Weekly worship ; The liturgical year ; Liturgy and life ; The house -- Part V: This nation under God: at work : The mission at home ; Peace and war ; "With liberty and justice for all" ; Prosperity and conformity ; The mission abroad ; World evangelism ; Rescue and relief ; Unity and understanding ; Education ; Parochial schools ; Supplemental classes ; Shared, released and dismissed time ; Worship or study ; Higher education ; Democracy -- Chronology: Important dates in America's religious history
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxiii, 421 pages
Lccn
66011488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
001407915
Other physical details
illustrations (some color) maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00174445
  • (OCoLC)ocm00174445

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