9781888952148

Faithful Volunteers : The History of Religion in Tennessee

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  • ISBN13:

    9781888952148

  • ISBN10:

    1888952148

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/1/1997
  • Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
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Summary

A celebration of the unique history and character of religion in Tennessee, from the earliest pioneer days to the present, Faithful Volunteers covers the state's spiritual topography from a nonsectarian viewpoint. More than just a history of religion, it puts religious events into their proper cultural contexts.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
ix(2)
Acknowledgments xi(2)
Introduction xiii
1 THE TRIBES OF TENNESSEE
1(26)
Profile: The Land
24(3)
2 THE VANGUARD OF CHRIST
27(28)
Profile: Lost Americas
52(3)
3 DAYS OF GLORY, DAYS OF FIRE
55(24)
Profile: Betwixt and Between
76(3)
4 PATHS OF HOPE, TRAILS OF TRAGEDY
79(28)
Profile: As a Man Thinketh
104(3)
5 A WAR OF BROTHERS
107(26)
Profile: The Novelty of Nationalism
129(4)
6 A SUNDAY BETWEEN WARS
133(28)
Profile: City Upon a Hill
158(3)
7 RIVERS OF FIRE, CURRENTS OF CHANGE
161(24)
Profile: A Pilgrim's Progress
181(4)
8 THE CHANGING FACE OF FAITH
185(22)
Profile: The Agrarians
201(6)
Appendix 1: Tennessee Historical Markers 207(12)
Appendix 2: Internet Resources for Further Study 219(2)
Appendix 3: Selected Bibliography 221(8)
Notes 229(14)
Index 243

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