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The religious bodies of America.

by Frederick Emanuel Mayer

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Published by Concordia Pub. House in Saint Louis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Sects -- United States,
    • Creeds -- Comparative studies,
    • Lutheran Church -- Doctrinal and controversial works

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      ContributionsPiepkorn, Arthur Carl, 1907-1973.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR516.5 .M3 1961
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 598 p.
      Number of Pages598
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5827616M
      LC Control Number61015535
      OCLC/WorldCa382492

        Sacred Texts Of Major World Religions. Almost every school of religious thought and belief has its own central texts to guide its followers. A holy man reading the Guru Granth Sahib, the holy book of Sikhism. Editorial credit: / : Khushboo Sheth. American Religions, now in its sixth edition, has become a standard reference book on North American religious bodies. He is senior editor of four series of books on American religions and is past president of the Communal Studies Association. Ian Reader is currently Professor of Religious Studies at Lancaster University, England.

      The Catholic University of America Press, also known as CUA Press, is the academic publishing house of the Catholic University of America. Founded on Novem , and incorporated on J , the Press is a founding member of the Association of American University Presses (AAUP). By using religious appeals he gained a grasp on the readers, and evoked them to take political action against Great Britain. (SEC, 3) Many historians characterize late colonial America as a religious society, full of competing denominations, religious enthusiasm, and opposition to the established church.

      Off the Menu: Asian and Asian North American Women's Religion and Theology Westminster John Knox Press / / Hardcover $ Retail: $ Save 10% ($). The aim of this volume is to recount the role of religion in American life. It proceeds from the assumption that religion has always been a significant factor in the American heritage, that an examination of the role of religion is as legitimate as the study of any other strand in American history; that religious history cannot be ignored without doing violence to the totality of American.


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