The War Against Proslavery Religion

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-09-01
  • Publisher: Cornell Univ Pr

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Author Biography

John R. McKivigan is Marry O'Brien Gibson Professor of History at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. He is the author of Forgotten Firebrand: James Redpath and the Making of Nineteenth-Century America, also from Cornell, and the coeditor of several books.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. 7
Introductionp. 13
No Christian Fellowship with Slaveholdersp. 18
Donning the Prophet's Mantlep. 36
Garrisonianism, the Churches, and the Division of the abolitionist Movementp. 56
Church-Oriented Abolitionism and the Sectional Schism in the American Churchesp. 74
Abolitionists and the Comeouter Sectsp. 93
Abolitionists and the Benevolent Empirep. 111
Interdenominational Antislavery Endevorsp. 128
Vote as You Pray and Pray as You Vote: Church-Oriented Abolitionism and antislavery Politicsp. 143
Abolitionism and the Churches during the Civil Warp. 183
Appendix: Religious Affiliations of the Officers of the Four National Abolition Societies, 1833-1864p. 204
Abbreviationsp. 221
Notesp. 222
Bibliographyp. 288
Indexp. 319
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