作者 Balmer, Randall H
書名 Grant Us Courage : Travels along the Mainline of American Protestantism
出版項 Cary : Oxford University Press USA - OSO, 1996
©1996
國際標準書號 9780198026105 (electronic bk.)
9780195100860
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (169 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Prologue -- 1. The Sum of Its Parts: FIRST COMMUNITY CHURCH -- 2. Against the Odds: WASHINGTON PRAIRIE LUTHERAN CHURCH -- 3. By the Numbers: FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH -- 4. The Burden of History: FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST CONGREGATIONAL -- 5. Urban Lighthouse: FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH -- 6. Holding True: TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH -- 7. "Creek Bank" Theology: BELLEVUE BAPTIST CHURCH -- 8. Campus Life: COLLEGIATE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH -- 9. Birthright Church: FIRST UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST -- 10. Coming Home: OLIVE CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH -- 11. Road to Recovery: FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH -- 12. Some Kind of Magic: MOUNT OLIVET LUTHERAN CHURCH -- Epilogue -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
This sequel to the author's "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory" consists of 12 profiles of "mainline" Protestant churches in the USA. The descriptions of these congregations raise hope for the future of Protestant worship in America, while not omitting to analyze persistent problems
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鏈接 Print version: Balmer, Randall H. Grant Us Courage : Travels along the Mainline of American Protestantism Cary : Oxford University Press USA - OSO,c1996 9780195100860
主題 Liberalism (Religion) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.;Liberalism (Religion) -- Protestant churches -- History -- 20th century.;Protestant churches -- United States -- History -- 20th century.;United States -- Church history -- 20th century
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