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Citizens of a Christian nation

Derek Chang

Citizens of a Christian nation

Evangelical missions and the problem of race in the nineteenth century

by Derek Chang

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Baptist Home Mission Society -- History -- 19th century,
  • Home missions -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Baptists -- Missions -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Evangelistic work -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • African Americans -- Missions -- History -- 19th century,
  • Chinese Americans -- Missions -- History -- 19th century,
  • Whites -- United States -- Attitudes -- History -- 19th century,
  • Missionaries -- United States -- Attitudes -- History -- 19th century,
  • Racism -- Religious aspects -- Baptists -- History -- 19th century,
  • United States -- Race relations -- Religious aspects -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDerek Chang.
    SeriesPolitics and culture in modern America
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV2766.B5 C47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23953877M
    ISBN 109780812242188
    LC Control Number2009029499
    OCLC/WorldCa428823342

    Is America a Christian Nation? by David Barton Modern claims that America is not a Christian nation are rarely noticed or refuted today because of the nation’s widespread lack of knowledge about America’s history and foundation. To help provide the missing historical knowledge necessary to combat today’s post-modern revisionism, presented below will be some [ ].   Question: "When is civil disobedience allowed for a Christian?" Answer: The emperor of Rome from AD 54 to 68 was Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, also known simply as Nero. The emperor was not known for being a moral and ethical person, to say the least.

      America is not a Christian nation We consider ourselves a nation of citizens who are bound by ideals and a set of values." Michael Lind is the author of more a dozen books of nonfiction. Letter from a Christian Citizen / Douglas Wilson.— 1st ed. ISBN: –0––66–4 1. Christianity and politics—United States. 2. Church and state—United States. 3 Fundamentalism—United States. 4. Religious right—United States. 5. Christian conservatism—United States. I. Title.

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