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The Golden Harp Or

Author : George W. Henry
ISBN : PRNC:32101073016410
Genre : Hymns, English
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The Golden Harp

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ISBN : OCLC:936400236
Genre : Camp meetings
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The Word In The World

Author : Candy Gunther Brown
ISBN : 0807855111
Genre : Religion
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The evangelical publishing community has been growing for more than two hundred years. Candy Gunther Brown explores the roots of this far-flung conglomeration of writers, publishers, and readers, from the founding of the Methodist Book Concern in 1789 to the 1880 publication of the runaway best-seller Ben-Hur.

Methodism In The American Forest

Author : Russell E. Richey
ISBN : 9780190266561
Genre : Religion
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Winner of the 2015 Saddleback Selection Award from the Historical Society of The United Methodist Church During the nineteenth century, camp meetings became a signature program of American Methodists and an extraordinary engine for their remarkable evangelistic outreach. Methodism in the American Forest explores the ways in which Methodist preachers interacted with and utilized the American woodland, and the role camp meetings played in the denomination's spread across the country. Half a century before they made themselves such a home in the woods, the people and preachers learned the hard way that only a fool would adhere to John Wesley's mandate for preaching in fields of the New World. Under the blazing American sun, Methodist preachers sought and found a better outdoor sanctuary for large gatherings: under the shade of great oaks, a natural cathedral where they held forth with fervid sermons. The American forests, argues Russell E. Richey, served the preachers in several important ways. Like a kind of Gethesemane, the remote, garden-like solitude provided them with a place to seek counsel from the Holy Spirit. They also saw the forest as a desolate wilderness, and a means for them to connect with Israel's years after the Exodus and Jesus's forty days in the desert after his baptism by John. The dauntless preachers slashed their way through, following America's expanding settlement, and gradually sacralizing American woodlands as cathedral, confessional, and spiritual challenge-as shady grove, as garden, and as wilderness. The threefold forest experience became a Methodist standard. The meeting of Methodism's basic governing body, the quarterly conference, brought together leadership of all levels. The event stretched to two days in length and soon great crowds were drawn by the preaching and eventually the sacraments that were on offer. Camp meetings, if not a Methodist invention, became the movement's signature, a development that Richey tracks throughout the years that Methodism matured, to become a central denomination in America's religious landscape.

Holy Ground Too

Author : Kenneth O. Brown
ISBN : 0966340302
Genre : Camp meetings
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The National Union Catalog Pre 1956 Imprints

Author : Library of Congress
ISBN : UOM:39015082986590
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A Bibliography Of North American Folklore And Folksong The American People North Of Mexico Including Canada

Author : Charles Haywood
ISBN : MINN:31951D00145925J
Genre : African Americans
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Unabridged and corrected republication of the work first published by Greenberg Publisher in 1951.

The A To Z Of Sacred Music

Author : Joseph P. Swain
ISBN : 9781461672128
Genre : Music
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The A to Z of Sacred Music covers the most important aspects of the sacred music of Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and other smaller religious groups. It provides useful information on all the significant traditions of this music through the use of a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, appendixes, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on major types of music, composers, key religious figures, specialized positions, genres of composition, technical terms, instruments, fundamental documents and sources, significant places, and important musical compositions.

The Modern Quarterly

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ISBN : UCAL:$B201813
Genre : Socialism
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Includes section "Comments and reviews."

The North Dakota Quarterly

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ISBN : UOM:39015005535839
Genre : North Dakota
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