An uncommon Christian : James Brainerd Taylor, forgotten evangelist in America's second Great Awakening (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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An uncommon Christian : James Brainerd Taylor, forgotten evangelist in America's second Great Awakening

Author: I Francis Kyle; John F Thornbury
Publisher: Lanham, MD : University Press of America, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An Uncommon Christian seeks to show how and why James Brainerd Taylor (1801-1829) became a popular participant during America's Second Great Awakening, and why the Princeton graduate and Yale  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kyle, I Francis.
Uncommon Christian.
Lanham, MD : University Press of America, ©2008
(OCoLC)768139478
Named Person: James Brainerd Taylor; James Brainerd Taylor
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: I Francis Kyle; John F Thornbury
ISBN: 0761838627 9780761838623
OCLC Number: 173807994
Description: xxvii, 212 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: Two memoirs --
Historical context : cultural, philosophical, theological --
Connecticut and New York City, 1801-1819 --
Academy at Lawrenceville, 1820-1823 --
Princeton University, 1823-1826 --
Theological seminary at Yale, 1827-1828 --
Activity in revivals --
Trips to the South and death, March 1828-March 29, 1829 --
Spirituality of an uncommon Christian --
Appendix A. Chronology of the life of James Brainerd Taylor --
Appendix B. David Brainerd and James Brainerd Taylor : a comparative chart.
Responsibility: I. Francis Kyle III ; foreword by John F. Thornbury.
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Francis Kyle has told the story of Taylor's remarkable, short life in an accessible manner. He has also probed very helpfully the way in which Taylor's spiritual experience made a crucial Read more...

 
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