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Texas Baptists : a sesquicentennial history

Author: Leon McBeth
Publisher: Dallas, Tex. : Baptistway Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Author's preface / Harry Leon McBeth -- Foreword / William M. Pinson, Jr. -- Editorial introduction / Jerry F. Dawson -- List of abbreviations -- Changing flags over Texas -- Baptist beginnings in Texas, 1820-1840 -- Emerging Baptist structures, 1840-1848 -- Progress amidst problems, 1848-1868 -- Divided we stand, 1868-1886 -- Search for unity, 1886-1900 -- Into a new century, 1900-1914 -- Good times and bad,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McBeth, Leon.
Texas Baptists.
Dallas, Tex. : Baptistway Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)622816540
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leon McBeth
ISBN: 1571689125 9781571689122
OCLC Number: 40767044
Description: xvi, 532 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Author's preface / Harry Leon McBeth --
Foreword / William M. Pinson, Jr. --
Editorial introduction / Jerry F. Dawson --
List of abbreviations --
Changing flags over Texas --
Baptist beginnings in Texas, 1820-1840 --
Emerging Baptist structures, 1840-1848 --
Progress amidst problems, 1848-1868 --
Divided we stand, 1868-1886 --
Search for unity, 1886-1900 --
Into a new century, 1900-1914 --
Good times and bad, 1914-1929 --
Depression and deliverance, 1929-1945 --
Ready to go forward, 1945-1953 --
New directions, 1953-1960 --
Onward and (sometimes) upward, 1960-1973 --
Focus on Texas, 1974-1982 --
Continuity amidst change, 1982-1998 --
Change amidst continuity, 1982-1998 --
Endnotes --
Bibliographic essay --
A statistical epilogue: --
Historical tables of Texas General bodies --
Texas Baptist statistical summary by associations --
Trends in the Baptist General Convention of Texas, 1960 to 1997.
Responsibility: by Harry Leon McBeth.

Abstract:

Author's preface / Harry Leon McBeth -- Foreword / William M. Pinson, Jr. -- Editorial introduction / Jerry F. Dawson -- List of abbreviations -- Changing flags over Texas -- Baptist beginnings in Texas, 1820-1840 -- Emerging Baptist structures, 1840-1848 -- Progress amidst problems, 1848-1868 -- Divided we stand, 1868-1886 -- Search for unity, 1886-1900 -- Into a new century, 1900-1914 -- Good times and bad, 1914-1929 -- Depression and deliverance, 1929-1945 -- Ready to go forward, 1945-1953 -- New directions, 1953-1960 -- Onward and (sometimes) upward, 1960-1973 -- Focus on Texas, 1974-1982 -- Continuity amidst change, 1982-1998 -- Change amidst continuity, 1982-1998 -- Endnotes -- Bibliographic essay -- A statistical epilogue: -- Historical tables of Texas General bodies -- Texas Baptist statistical summary by associations -- Trends in the Baptist General Convention of Texas, 1960 to 1997.

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