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Broken Churches, Broken Nation: Denominational Schisms and the Coming of the Civil War
By author: Betty Ruth Goen
Product Code: P017
ISBN: 9780865541870
Pages: 198
Product Format: Paperback
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In this first comprehensive treatment of the role of American churches in the processes that led to the Civil War, Goen suggests that the division of Presbyterian, Methodist, and Baptist churches along the lines of slavery foreshadowed and was a major cause of the imminent dissolution of the Union.
Christianity: A Biblical, Historical, and Theological Guide for Students
By author: Kathryn Muller Lopez, Donald N. Penny, W. Glenn Jonas Jr., Adam C. English
Product Code: P412
ISBN: 9780881462043
Pages: 288
Product Format: Paperback
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Christianity: A Biblical, Historical, and Theological Guide for Students is specifically designed to be used as a textbook for a course called “Introduction to Christianity.” The text is the product of more than a decade of classroom work and will provide students with a general introduction to the Christian religion, giving particular emphasis to the biblical, historical, and theological traditions within Christianity. In addition to its primary purpose as a textbook, this book will prove useful to anyone who may be interested in Christianity, from non-Christian inquirers to lay persons in weekly Sunday-school classes.
Church Music in America, 1620-2000
By author: John Ogasapian
Product Code: H720
ISBN: 9780881460261
Pages: 284
Product Format: Hardback
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This overview traces the musical practices of several American Christian groups from their arrival in America to the present, and the way in which those practices and traditions influenced each other, leading to the diverse and multi-hued pattern that is American church music at the beginning of the twenty-first century.
Diverging Loyalties: Baptists in Middle Georgia during the Civil War
By author: Bruce T. Gourley
Product Code: H833
ISBN: 9780881462586
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Pages: 280
Product Format: Hardback
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Baptists in the South, rapidly rising to challenge Methodists numerically helped align Southern religion with the South's black slave culture. The birth of the Southern Baptist Convention in 1945, formed in order to preserve God's will for the African race, signaled the inevitability of war. This book explores the myriad of ways in which Baptists in Middle Georgia helped shape history before, during, and after the Civil War.
Encyclopedia Of Religion In The South
Edited by: Samuel S. Hill
Product Code: H570
ISBN: 9780865547582
Pages: 854
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The indispensable resource for anyone interested in the South, religion, or cultural history. Originally published in 1984, this volume is greatly expanded, updated, and rewritten.

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