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Church, college, and clergy : a history of theological education at Knox College, Toronto, 1844-1994

Author: Brian J Fraser
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1995.
Series: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of religion, 20.
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"Church, College, and Clergy commemorates the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of Knox College in Toronto. Founded in 1844, it is the oldest, largest, and most influential Presbyterian theological school in Canada. Brian Fraser traces the history of the college and examines how Presbyterians in Canada educated the leaders who ensured the preservation and propagation of their culture." "Using the writings of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fraser, Brian J. (Brian John), 1947-
Church, college, and clergy.
Montreal ; Buffalo : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995
(DLC) 95900245
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian J Fraser
ISBN: 9780773565661 0773565663
OCLC Number: 181843834
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 261 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Contents --
Preface and Acknowledgments --
Illustrations --
Introduction: Preserving and Propagating the Great Evangelical Truths --
1 Founding Visions, 1844�1850 --
2 Conflicting Strategies, 1850�1870 --
3 Broadening Perspectives, 1870�1890 --
4 Creating a Progressive College, 1890�1905 --
5 Promoting the United Church of Canada, 1905�1925 --
6 Reconstructing the Continuing Church, 1925�1945 --
7 Diverging Views, 1945�1977 --
Epilogue: Continuing Challenges, 1977�1994 --
Notes --
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Series Title: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of religion, 20.
Responsibility: Brian J. Fraser.
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