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The Resource The American religion : the emergence of the post-Christian nation, Harold Bloom

The American religion : the emergence of the post-Christian nation, Harold Bloom

Label
The American religion : the emergence of the post-Christian nation
Title
The American religion
Title remainder
the emergence of the post-Christian nation
Statement of responsibility
Harold Bloom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IGP
Dewey number
291
Index
index present
LC call number
BR515
LC item number
.B58 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The American religion : the emergence of the post-Christian nation, Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Touchstone book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Origins -- What is religious criticism? -- Enthusiasm, gnosticism, American orphism -- Cane Ridge through Billy Graham -- Part II. American original: the Mormons -- A religion becomes a people: the Kingdom of God -- The religion-making imagination of Joseph Smith -- Baptism for the dead, spirits for the unborn -- Part III. Rival American originals -- Christian Science: the fortunate fall in Lynn, Massachusetts -- Seventh-day Adventism: health, prophecy & Ellen Harmon White -- Jehovah's Witnesses: against the American religion -- Pentecostalism: Swaggart slain in the spirit -- The New Age: California orphism -- Part IV. The Southern Baptist Convention -- Baptists: from Roger Williams to E.Y. Mullins -- The enigma: what do Southern Baptists believe? -- The controversy: Fundamentalism -- Part V. The American religion: a prophecy -- African-American religion as paradigm -- The religion of our climate -- Coda: so great a cloud of witnesses
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780671867379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)28885279
Label
The American religion : the emergence of the post-Christian nation, Harold Bloom
Publication
Note
  • "A Touchstone book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Origins -- What is religious criticism? -- Enthusiasm, gnosticism, American orphism -- Cane Ridge through Billy Graham -- Part II. American original: the Mormons -- A religion becomes a people: the Kingdom of God -- The religion-making imagination of Joseph Smith -- Baptism for the dead, spirits for the unborn -- Part III. Rival American originals -- Christian Science: the fortunate fall in Lynn, Massachusetts -- Seventh-day Adventism: health, prophecy & Ellen Harmon White -- Jehovah's Witnesses: against the American religion -- Pentecostalism: Swaggart slain in the spirit -- The New Age: California orphism -- Part IV. The Southern Baptist Convention -- Baptists: from Roger Williams to E.Y. Mullins -- The enigma: what do Southern Baptists believe? -- The controversy: Fundamentalism -- Part V. The American religion: a prophecy -- African-American religion as paradigm -- The religion of our climate -- Coda: so great a cloud of witnesses
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780671867379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)28885279

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