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William Owen Carver's controversies in the Baptist South

Author: Mark R Wilson
Publisher: Macon, Ga. : Mercer University Press, ©2010.
Series: Baptists.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Carver was a Southern Baptist ahead of his time, gently prodding Southern Baptists to see beyond the narrow confines of theological conservatism and to engage the modern world. In the process, Carver became embroiled in numerous denominational controversies, some of which still resonate in our world today. These stories are the subject of this book. Carver's controversies illustrate how freethinking Baptist leaders  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: William Owen Carver; William Owen Carver
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark R Wilson
ISBN: 9780881462029 0881462020
OCLC Number: 500820387
Notes: Series title from jacket.
Description: 235 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: From Tennessee to the twentieth century --
The challenge of outsiders --
Intellectual challenges: evolution and theological liberalism --
The challenging social vision of Christianity --
A member of the "unwashed throng."
Series Title: Baptists.
Responsibility: Mark R. Wilson.

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William Owen Carver (1868-1954) was a denominational stalwart and longtime professor of Missions and Comparative Religion at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Over the years, Carver became  Read more...

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