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Salvation with a smile : Joel Osteen, Lakewood Church, and American Christianity

Author: Phillip Luke Sinitiere
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Salvation with a Smile situates Lakewood Church in the context of American religious history and illuminates how Joel Osteen has parlayed an understanding of American religious and political culture into vast popularity and success, "--NoveList.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Church history
History
Named Person: Joel Osteen; Joel Osteen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip Luke Sinitiere
ISBN: 9780814723883 0814723888
OCLC Number: 906010524
Description: xiv, 305 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: John Osteen's Pentecost : the origins of Lakewood Church --
John Osteen's prosperity gospel : faith and divine healing at the Oasis of Love --
Joel Osteen's prosperity gospel, part I : "We believe in new beginnings" --
Joel Osteen's prosperity gospel, part II : the mind, mouth, and body becoming better --
Joel Osteen's tel-e-vangelism : the message and its media --
Lakewood's charismatic core : healing hurts, extending hope --
The redemptive self : finding and forging faith at Lakewood Church --
Joel Osteen's piety of resistance : new Calvinism and evangelicalism's crisis of authority --
Appendix A. Joel Osteen, "what the Resurrection means to us as believers" (1999) --
Appendix B. Joel Osteen, "Vision Sunday" (1999).
Responsibility: Phillip Luke Sinitiere.
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"Salvation with a Smile situates Lakewood Church in the context of American religious history and illuminates how Joel Osteen has parlayed an understanding of American religious and political culture into vast popularity and success, "--NoveList.

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"Charismatic Christianity is increasingly the face of American evangelicalism, and a smiling one at that. Joel Osteen is a major reason why. In this deeply researched and richly contextualized study, Read more...

 
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