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Author Lindman, Janet Moore.

Title Bodies of belief [electronic resource] : Baptist community in early America / Janet Moore Lindman.

Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 270 p. : ill., maps.
Series Early American studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: A new people of God -- "Little tabernacles in the wilderness": Baptists in colonial Pennsylvania -- "Sons and daughters in zion": Baptists in colonial Virginia -- "A heaven-born stroke": evangelical conversion -- "Putting on Christianity": ritual practice -- "Holy walking and conversation": church discipline -- Sisters in Christ: gender and spirituality -- Free people in the Lord: race and religion -- The manly Christian: evangelical white manhood -- Conclusion: Baptists in the early republic -- Appendix: Baptist ministers in the Delaware Valley and Chesapeake.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Baptists -- North America -- History.
Human body -- Religious aspects -- Baptists -- History of doctrines.
Human body -- Social aspects -- North America -- History.
North America -- Church history.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780812241143 (alk. paper)
9780812206760 (e-book)

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