Caterpillars and Newfangled Religion
The Struggle for the Soul of Colonial American Presbyterianism
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|Format: ||Paperback / softback, 196 pages, 196th Edition|
|Published In: ||United States, 28 June 2003|
This work explores the conflicts within colonial American Presbyterianism, providing a new explanation for the schism of the Presbyterian Church in 1741.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Part One: General Contexts: The Scope of the Study; The Contour of the Eighteenth-Century Transatlantic World; The Evolution of Presbyterianism Chapter 2 Part Two: Dimensions of Conflict, 1722-1738: The Search for Doctrinal Purity; The Proper Education of the Clergy; The Assessment of Itinerancy; The Proper Theological Grounding Chapter 3 Part Three: Schism and Accommodation, 1739-1788: The Split and Its Quasi-Resolution; The Elusiveness of Unity Chapter 4 Appendix Chapter 5 Bibliography Chapter 6 Index
About the Author
Thomas H.L. Cornman is Vice President and Dean of the Undergraduate School, Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, Illinois.
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