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American churches

Sweet, William Warren

American churches

an interpretation

by Sweet, William Warren

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Published by Abingdon-Cokesbury Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Religion,
  • United States -- Church history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes biblographical references and index.

    StatementWilliam Warren Sweet.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR515 S78 1948
    The Physical Object
    Pagination153 p.
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14235764M

      The book fanned the flames of a rising anti-Catholic nativism that would lead to the creation of the Know-Nothing Party in the mid-nineteenth century, the popular American Patriotic Association (which claimed that an imminent Catholic uprising would overthrow America and result in the slaughter of all Protestants) in the late nineteenth century. This partly explains the increased efforts at church planting among African Americans, and the need for a return to a biblical understanding of addressing African American cultural core concerns.

    Since the earliest explorers set foot on North American soil, myriad cultures and movements have shaped American Christianity. From sixteenth-century Spanish Catholics to New England Puritans and Wesleyan revivalists, the history of these diverse groups is the history of the American church. The American Church History Series tells the stories of denominations and Christian movements that . The Bible is of extraordinary importance to Episcopal worship; during a Sunday morning service, the congregation will usually hear at least three readings from Scripture, and much of the liturgy from The Book of Common Prayer is based explicitly on the Biblical texts. According to the Catechism, “We understand the meaning of the Bible by the help of the Holy Spirit, who guides.

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