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Description - Modern Christianity and Cultural Aspirations by D. W. Bebbington

Christianity and cultural aspirations are inevitably in tension: the combination invites a suspicion that temporal pursuits have slackened a quest for divine approbation. This text explores this tension in the context of modern Britain and America. In 15 original essays, a range of well-respected scholars examine the cultural aspirations of a broad spectrum of Christians, including Baptists, Congregationalists, Methodists, Presbyterians, Roman Catholics, and Anglicans, as they were expressed in arenas as diverse as politics, education, architecture, and sport. This volume is published in honour of Clyde Binfield, the distinguished ecclesiastical historian.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780826462626
ISBN-10: 0826462626
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Continuum Publishing Corporation
Publisher: Continuum Publishing Corporation
Publish Date: 2-Oct-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - D. W. Bebbington

David Bebbington is Professor of History at the University of Stirling, Scotland. Timothy Larsen is Carolyn and Fred McManis Chair of Christian Thought at Wheaton College, Illinois, USA.

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