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Author: Marilyn Färdig Whiteley; Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.
Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Published for the Canadian Corp. for Studies in Religion/Corporation candienne des Sciences religieuses by Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2005.
Series: Etudes sur les femmes et la religion, no. 10.
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"Canadian Methodist women, like women of all religious traditions, have expressed their faith in accordance with their denominational heritage. Canadian Methodist Women, 1766-1925: Marys, Marthas, Mothers in Israel analyzes the spiritual life and the varied activities of women whose faith helped shape the life of the Methodist Church and of Canadian society from the latter half of the eighteenth century until church  Read more...
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Whiteley, Marilyn Färdig.
Canadian Methodist women, 1766-1925.
Waterloo, Ont. : Published for the Canadian Corp. for Studies in Religion/Corporation candienne des Sciences religieuses by Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)59136492
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Färdig Whiteley; Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.
ISBN: 0889204802 9780889204805 1417599715 9781417599714 9780889209190 0889209197 1280280875 9781280280870
OCLC Number: 180772811
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 306 pages) : illustrations, portraits.
Contents: Acknowledgments; Introduction: Something in the Atmosphere; Part One: The Legacy of the Itinerancy; Part Two: Evangelical Experience and the Means of Grace; Part Three: The Organizing Church; Part Four: The Missionary Movement; Part Five: Responding to Change; Epilogue; Abbreviations; Notes; Sources; Index.
Series Title: Etudes sur les femmes et la religion, no. 10.
Responsibility: by Marilyn Färdig Whiteley.
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"Canadian Methodist women, like women of all religious traditions, have expressed their faith in accordance with their denominational heritage. Canadian Methodist Women, 1766-1925: Marys, Marthas, Mothers in Israel analyzes the spiritual life and the varied activities of women whose faith helped shape the life of the Methodist Church and of Canadian society from the latter half of the eighteenth century until church union in 1925." "Based on extensive readings of periodicals, biographies, autobiographies, and the records of many women's groups across Canada, as well as early histories of Methodism, Marilyn Fardig Whiteley tells the story of ordinary women who provided hospitality for itinerant preachers, taught Sunday school, played the melodeon, selected and supported women missionaries, and taught sewing to immigrant girls, thus expressing their faith according to their opportunities. In performing these tasks they sometimes expanded women's roles well beyond their initial boundaries." "Focusing on religious practices, Canadian Methodist Women, 1766-1925 provides a broad perspective on the Methodist movement that helped shape nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century Canadian society. The use and interpretation of many new or little-used sources will interest those wishing to learn more about the history of women in religion and in Canadian society."--Jacket.

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