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American protestant encounter with world religions

Sydney E. Ahlstrom

American protestant encounter with world religions

by Sydney E. Ahlstrom

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Published by Beloit College in Beloit, Wisc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and other religions.,
  • Protestants -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSydney E. Ahlstrom.
    SeriesBrewer lectures on comparative religion
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR127 .A35x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[44] p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18984443M

    Protestantism, form of Christian faith and practice that originated with the principles of the term is derived from the Protestatio delivered by a minority of delegates against the () Diet of Speyer, which passed legislation against the Lutherans. Since that time the term has been used in many different senses, but not as the official title of any church until it was. Hill, Samuel, et al. Encyclopedia of Religion in the South (), comprehensive coverage; Hutchison William R. Errand to the World: American Protestant Thought and Foreign Missions. (). Keller, Rosemary Skinner, Rosemary Radford Ruether, and Marie Cantlon, eds. Encyclopedia of Women And Religion in North America (3 vol ) excerpt and.

    America’s True History of Religious Tolerance the initial encounter between Europeans in the future United States came with the establishment of a Huguenot (French Protestant) colony in One Nation, Three Faiths: World War I and the Shaping of “Protestant-Catholic-Jewish” America DAVID MISLIN During World War I, American political, military, and religious leaders sought to foster the view that protestants, Catholics, and Jews were equal stakeholders in society.

    A reflection upon the numerous religions of the world leaves many people with a profound sense of confusion. Widely divergent beliefs are held by multitudes around the globe whose sincerity can scarcely be questioned. This state of discord frequently causes people to question the validity of any religion. The conclusion is not justified. The Transformation of Protestant Theology I. Into this ferment, books containing the new European social compact theory arrived on the scene, apparently about Over the next fifty years, this theory was gradually adopted by preachers and by educated Americans in general, not just in New England but throughout the thirteen colonies.


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But there are some notable exceptions. The American Baptist Convention has been a part of the ecumenical movement from its inception. Baptists were active in the formation of the American Bible Society (), the American Sunday School Union (), the Federal Council of Churches (), and the National and World Council of by: The mixture of hostility and fascination with which native-born Protestants viewed the "foreign" practices of the "immigrant" church is the focus of Jenny Franchot's cultural, literary, and religious history of Protestant attitudes toward Roman Catholicism in nineteenth-century ot analyzes the effects of religious attitudes on historical ideas about America's origins and destiny.

American missionaries' encounters with the world, Hollinger persuasively argues, challenged their most fundamental assumptions about the United States, undermining American parochialism and exceptionalism, and reshaping American culture and politics. Protestant Empire is the first comprehensive survey of the dramatic clash of peoples and beliefs that emerged in the diverse religious world of the British Atlantic, including England, Scotland, Ireland, parts of North and South America, the Caribbean, and Africa.

Beginning with the role religion played in the lives of believers in West Africa. Christianity and the Encounter of the World Religions return to religion-online Christianity and the Encounter of the World Religions by Paul Tillich Paul Tillich is generally considered one of the century's outstanding and influential thinkers.

After teaching theology and philosophy at various German universities, he came to the United States in The present volume is a result of an international symposium on the encounters between Jesuits and Protestants in Asia and the Americas, which was organized by Boston College’s Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College in June In Asia, Protestants encountered a mixed Jesuit legacy: in South Asia, they benefited from pioneering Jesuit ethnographers while contesting their.

Books shelved as american-religious-history: The Civil War as a Theological Crisis by Mark A. Noll, When Time Shall Be No More: Prophecy Belief in Modern. In his latest book, Protestants: The Faith That Made the Modern World, historian Alec Ryrie takes on a formidable challenge: how to survey the history and assess the significance of a centuries-long and worldwide religious tradition.

A professor in the Department of Theology and Religion at Durham University in northeast England, Ryrie also serves as an ordained minister in the Anglican Church. That would have made the book longer, and probably less enjoyable. This is a history, which judges the actions of movements, more than judging their dogma.

There are three aspects of the modern world that Ryrie attributes to the Protestant Reformation and its subsequent evolution. A transatlantic religious alliance. American and European protestant encounters, – Hans Krabbendam* Roosevelt Institute for American Studies, Middelburg, Netherlands After World War II American and European Protestants linked up at various organisational levels to discuss and defend their common interests.

On the American side this. Religion in the British Atlantic World is intended for any reader interested in religion, the expansion of Europe, and New World cultural encounters. Religion has not been studied on such a broad canvas before, but specialized work produced by many scholars makes this wider ranging account possible.

Christianity and the encounter of the world religions. [Paul Tillich] -- Lectures at Columbia University in by the contemporary Protestant existentialist theologian concerning quasi-religions, and the alleged uniqueness of Christianity, etc. Roads To Rome: The Antebellum Protestant Encounter with Catholicism.

By Jenny Franchot. University of California Press, pages. N.P Jenny Franchot's Roads To Rome: The Antebellum Protestant Encounter with Catholicism is a revisionist investigation of antebellum American religion that redefines how future scholars will study religious.

Amanda Porterfield is Robert A. Spivey Professor of Religion and Professor of History at Florida State University. She has written books on the New England Puritans, Protestant women missionaries in the 19th century, and the transformation of American religion after Competing Kingdoms rethinks the importance of women and religion within U.S.

imperial culture from the early nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth. In an era when the United States was emerging as a world power to challenge the hegemony of European imperial powers, American women missionaries strove to create a new Kingdom of God. They did much to shape a Protestant empire based on American.

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More modest historical surveys include Jon Butler, Grant Wacker, and Randall Balmer, Religion in American Life: A Short History (New York: Oxford University Press, ), Edwin Gaustad and Leigh Schmidt, The Religious History of America, revised ed.

(San Francisco: Harper, ), Winthrop S. Hudson and John Corrigan, Religion in America, 5th ed. In his most recent book, God Is Not One, Stephen Prothero endeavors to offer his readers an introduction to the various major religions of the necessity the book’s nine chapters can. What were some of the major trends in American religion between and ?

Women were afforded voting rights and allowed greater public roles in most congregations. Public religious activity waned and gave way to more private individual practice.

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Yvonne Chireau and Nathaniel Deutsch. This successful, though initially quite difficult, colony marked the beginning of the Protestant presence in America (the earlier French, Spanish and Portuguese settlements had been Catholic), and became a kind of oasis of spiritual and economic freedom, to which persecuted Protestants and other minorities from the British Isles and Europe (and later, from all over the world) fled to for peace, freedom and .