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The lost soul of American Protestantism

Author: D G Hart
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2002.
Series: American intellectual culture.
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"In The Lost Soul of American Protestantism, D. G. Hart examines the historical origins of the idea that faith must be socially useful in order to be valuable. Through specific episodes in Presbyterian, Lutheran, and Reformed history, Hart presents a neglected form of Protestantism - confessionalism - as an alternative to prevailing religious theory. He explains that, unlike evangelical and mainline Protestants who  Read more...
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Hart, D.G. (Darryl G.).
Lost soul of American Protestantism.
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2002
(OCoLC)606892119
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Hart, D.G. (Darryl G.).
Lost soul of American Protestantism.
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2002
(OCoLC)609123621
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D G Hart
ISBN: 0742507688 9780742507685 0742507696 9780742507692
OCLC Number: 49512867
Description: xxxiv, 197 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword / R. Laurence Moore --
The American way of faith --
Confessional Protestantism --
Defining conservatism down --
The intolerance of Presbyterian creeds --
The sectarianism of Reformed polity --
The irrelevance of Lutheran liturgy --
Conclusion : confessional Protestantism and the making of hyphenated Americans.
Series Title: American intellectual culture.
Responsibility: D.G. Hart.

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This work offers a way of thinking about Protestantism and its role in shaping American society. The author judges the relevance of a faith from a standpoint opposite the norm - faith that is  Read more...

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