A History of Christianity in the United States and Canada

Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 1992-08-01
Publisher(s): Eerdmans Pub Co
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Author Mark Noll presents the unfolding drama of American Christianity with accuracy and skill, from the first European settlements to ecumenism in the late 20th Century. This work has become a standard in the field of North American religious history.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
Beginningsp. 7
European Expansion and Catholic Settlementp. 9
The English Reformation and the Puritansp. 30
Other Beginningsp. 54
Americanizationp. 83
A Renewal of Piety, 1700-1750p. 85
The Churches in the Revolutionp. 114
The Revolution in the Churchesp. 143
The "Protestant Century"p. 163
Evangelical Mobilizationp. 165
"Outsiders"p. 191
"Evangelical America," 1800-1865p. 219
His Dominion: "Christian Canada"p. 245
The Last Years of "Protestant America," 1865-1918p. 286
The Emergence of Religious Pluralismp. 311
The Civil Warp. 313
Non-White, Non-Protestantp. 335
Protestantism Shakenp. 363
Legacies of "Christian America"p. 390
Wilderness Once Again?p. 423
Turbulent Decadesp. 427
Trendsp. 459
Communitiesp. 480
Personalities, Leaders, Exemplarsp. 501
American Christianity, Christianity in Americap. 531
Bibliography of General Worksp. 554
Indexp. 557
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