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Author Noll, Mark A
Title Sing Them over Again to Me : Hymns and Hymnbooks in America
Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2006
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Series Religion and American Culture Ser
Religion and American Culture Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Introduction -- I. The History in a Hymn -- 1. "Amazing Grace": The History of a Hymn and a Cultural Icon -- 2. The Methodist National Anthem: "O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing" and the Development of American Methodism -- 3. "All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name": Signficant Variations on a Significant Theme -- II. Hymns and Hymnbooks as Cultural Icons -- 4. Textual Editing and the "Making" of Hymns in Nineteenth-Century America -- 5. Textual Changes in Popular Occasional Hymns Found in American Evangelical Hymnals -- 6. Indices: More Than Meets the I -- 7. Fanny Crosby, William Doane, and the Making of Gospel Hymns in the Late Nineteenth Century -- III. Understanding the Classical Era of American Protestantism through Hymns -- 8. Heritage and Hymnody: Richard Allen and the Making of African Methodism -- 9. Singing Pilgrims: Hymn Narratives of a Pilgrim Community's Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come, 1830-1890 -- 10. Children of the Heavenly King: Hymns in the Religious and Social Experience of Children, 1780-1850 -- 11. Domesticity in American Hymns, 1820-1870 -- Contributors -- Index
Mark A. Noll is McManis Chair of Christian Thought at Wheaton College and coeditor with Edith L. Blumhofer of Singing the Lord's Song in a Strange Land: Hymnody in the History of North American Protestantism. Edith L. Blumhofer is Director of the Institute for the Study of American Evangelicals, Professor of History at Wheaton College, and author of Aimee Semple McPherson: Everybody's Sister.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Noll, Mark A. Sing Them over Again to Me : Hymns and Hymnbooks in America Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press,c2006 9780817315054
Subject Hymns, English -- United States -- History and criticism.;Protestant churches -- United States -- History
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Alt Author Blumhofer, Edith L
Brown, Candy Gunther
Curtis, Heather D
De Jong, Mary G
Dickerson, Dennis C
Gallagher, Susan V
Hindmarsh, Bruce D
Rogal, Samuel J
Tyson, John R
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