Religion in America / by Willard L. Sperry.

Author
Sperry, Willard Learoyd, 1882-1954 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge [England] : University Press ; New York : Macmillan, 1946.
Description
x, 317 p. ; 21 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
American life and institutions ; 1 [More in this series]
Notes
"Some of the material in the first chapters ... was used in a series of lectures delivered at King's chapel, Boston, in 1943"--Pref.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
ch. 1. Presuppositions -- ch. 2. The thirteen colonies -- ch. 3. The separation of church and state: its causes -- ch. 4. The separation of church and state: its consequences -- ch. 5. The denominations -- ch. 6. The denominations (cont.) -- ch. 7. The parish church -- ch. 8. American theology -- ch. 9. Religious education -- ch. 10. The Negro churches -- ch. 11. American Catholicism -- ch. 12. Church union -- ch. 13. Second thoughts -- Appendices: National elements in the American Colonial population ; Religious denominations in the Colonies before the Revolution ; Politics in the American churches ; American religious bodies with 50,000 members and over ; The Negro church in America ; Conscientious objectors ; Denominational colleges and universities in the United States ; "A just and durable peace".
LCCN
46007760
OCLC
2509790
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