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The Civil War as a theological crisis

Author: Mark A Noll
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2006.
Series: Steven and Janice Brose lectures in the Civil War era.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Civil War was a major turning point in American religious thought, argues Mark A. Noll. Although Christian believers agreed with one another that the Bible was authoritative and that it should be interpreted through common sense principles, there was rampant disagreement about what Scripture taught about slavery. Furthermore, most Americans continued to believe that God ruled over the affairs of people and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark A Noll
ISBN: 0807830127 9780807830123 9781469621814 1469621819
OCLC Number: 62493336
Description: x, 199 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Historical contexts --
The crisis over the Bible --
"The Negro question lies far deeper than the slavery question" --
The crisis over providence --
Opinions of Protestants abroad --
Catholic viewpoints --
Retrospect and prospect.
Series Title: Steven and Janice Brose lectures in the Civil War era.
Responsibility: by Mark A. Noll.
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Although Christian believers agreed that the Bible was authoritative and that it should be interpreted through commonsense principles, there was rampant disagreement about what Scripture taught about  Read more...

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