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The Resource Public pulpits : Methodists and mainline churches in the moral argument of public life, Steven M. Tipton, (electronic resource)

Public pulpits : Methodists and mainline churches in the moral argument of public life, Steven M. Tipton, (electronic resource)

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Public pulpits : Methodists and mainline churches in the moral argument of public life
Title
Public pulpits
Title remainder
Methodists and mainline churches in the moral argument of public life
Statement of responsibility
Steven M. Tipton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since the 2000 presidential election, debate over the role of religion in public life has followed a narrow course as pundits and politicians alike have focused on the influence wielded by conservative Christians. But what about more mainstream Christians? Here, Steven M. Tipton examines the political activities of Methodists and mainline churches in this groundbreaking investigation into a generation of denominational strife among church officials, lobbyists, and activists. The result is an unusually detailed and thoughtful account that upends common stereotypes while asking searching questio
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Tipton, Steven M
Dewey number
261.70973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Methodist Church (U.S.)
  • Christianity and politics
Label
Public pulpits : Methodists and mainline churches in the moral argument of public life, Steven M. Tipton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-545) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Faith in public : going to war in Iraq and doing good at home -- Civic republic and liberal democracy : religion in an ambiguous polity -- United Methodism in crisis : prophetic witness through the board of church and society -- United Methodism in crisis : scriptural renewal through the Good News Movement -- Faith and freedom : the Institute on Religion and Democracy -- From Cold War to culture wars : the evolution of the IRD -- Religious lobbies and public churches : ecclesiology matters -- The challenge of ecumenical advocacy : interfaith impact for justice and peace -- Members of one body : the churches and the National Council of Churches -- The mainline in motion : resisting the right, remaking the center -- Public churches and the church -- Ecclesiology in action
Control code
ocn310979593
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 556 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281966681
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310979593
Label
Public pulpits : Methodists and mainline churches in the moral argument of public life, Steven M. Tipton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-545) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Faith in public : going to war in Iraq and doing good at home -- Civic republic and liberal democracy : religion in an ambiguous polity -- United Methodism in crisis : prophetic witness through the board of church and society -- United Methodism in crisis : scriptural renewal through the Good News Movement -- Faith and freedom : the Institute on Religion and Democracy -- From Cold War to culture wars : the evolution of the IRD -- Religious lobbies and public churches : ecclesiology matters -- The challenge of ecumenical advocacy : interfaith impact for justice and peace -- Members of one body : the churches and the National Council of Churches -- The mainline in motion : resisting the right, remaking the center -- Public churches and the church -- Ecclesiology in action
Control code
ocn310979593
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 556 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281966681
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310979593

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