American Denominational History (Paperback)

Perspectives on the Past, Prospects for the Future (Religion & American Culture)

By Dr. Keith Harper (Editor), Dr. Keith Harper (Contributions by), Sean Michael Lucas (Contributions by), Paul William Harvey (Contributions by), Barry Hankins (Contributions by), Ms. Jennifer L. Woodruff Tait (Contributions by), Margaret Bendroth (Contributions by), Amy Koehlinger (Contributions by), David J. Whittaker (Contributions by), Dr. Randall J. Stephens (Contributions by)

University Alabama Press, 9780817355128, 296pp.

Publication Date: September 24, 2008

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This work brings various important topics and groups in American religious history the rigor of scholarly assessment of the current literature. The fruitful questions that are posed by the positions and experiences of the various groups are carefully examined. American Denominational History points the way for the next decade of scholarly effort.


Roman Catholics by Amy Koehlinger

Congregationalists by Margaret Bendroth

Presbyterians by Sean Michael Lucas

American Baptists by Keith Harper

Methodists by Jennifer L. Woodruff Tait

Black Protestants by Paul Harvey

Mormons by David J. Whittaker

Pentecostals by Randall J. Stephens

Evangelicals by Barry Hankins    

About the Author

Keith Harper is Professor of Church History, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the author of The Quality of Mercy: Southern Baptist and Social Christianity, 1890-1920.