The Kingdom of Matthias

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  • Author : Paul E. Johnson
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Pages : 234 pages
  • ISBN : 0199892490
  • Rating : 4/5 from 4 reviews
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The Kingdom of Matthias

The Kingdom of Matthias
  • Author : Paul E. Johnson,Sean Wilentz
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release : 02 April 2012
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In this book, the strange tale of Matthias the Prophet provides a fascinating window into the turbulent movements of the religious revival known as the Second Great Awakening--movements which swept up great numbers of evangelical Americans and gave rise to new sects like the Mormons. Shedding new light on the communal religious cultism that has continued to shock and perplex Americans today, the authors elucidate the many enduring connections between the American religious experience and rapid economic change, sex and

The Kingdom of Matthias

The Kingdom of Matthias
  • Author : Paul E. Johnson,Sean Wilentz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 28 April 1994
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In the autumn of 1834, New York City was awash with rumors of a strange religious cult operating nearby, centered around a mysterious, self-styled prophet named Matthias. It was said that Matthias the Prophet was stealing money from one of his followers; then came reports of lascivious sexual relations, based on odd teachings of matched spirits, apostolic priesthoods, and the inferiority of women. At its climax, the rumors transformed into legal charges, as the Prophet was arrested for the murder of

The Kingdom of Matthias

The Kingdom of Matthias
  • Author : Paul E. Johnson,Sean Wilentz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 03 August 1995
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This book brings to life the spiritual and sexual tensions of mid-19th-century America through the sensational and unforgettable story of the cult of Matthias.

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  • Publisher : Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.
  • Release : 23 June 2021
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Jesus, Son of God, walked among us until betrayed by one of the twelve. This novel is the telling of the journey undertaken by the disciple Matthias, the man chosen to pick up the mantel discarded by Judas, and to bring the message of Christ to the remote African kingdom known as Kush, a land of beliefs as ingrained as those of Rome and Egypt. Although Matthias never fully understood the reasoning behind his selection to carry out such an

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 24 August 2021
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  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 23 October 2021
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While many studies of religion in the West have focused on the region's diversity, freedom, and individualism, Todd M. Kerstetter brings together the three most glaring exceptions to those rules to explore the boundaries of tolerance as enforced by society and the U.S. government.God's Country, Uncle Sam's Landanalyzes Mormon history from the Utah Expedition and Mountain Meadows Massacre of 1857 through subsequent decades of federal legislative and judicial actions aimed at ending polygamy and limiting church power. It also

Matthias and the Kingdom of Kush

Matthias and the Kingdom of Kush
  • Author : Don Schofield
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 29 March 2021
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Jesus, Son of God, walked among us until betrayed by one of the twelve. This novel is the telling of the journey undertaken by the disciple Matthias, the man chosen to pick up the mantel discarded by Judas, and to bring the message of Christ to the remote African kingdom known as Kush, a land of beliefs as ingrained as those of Rome and Egypt. Although Matthias never fully understood the reasoning behind his selection to carry out such an

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  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 23 October 2021
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This Dictionary provides a wide range of coverage on a topic that has played a significant role in human society, from the early theoreticians and thinkers who proposed republican, democratic, and authoritarian innovations; to those who sought equality of classes, races, and g...

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  • Author : Margaret Washington
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 21 April 2011
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This fascinating biography tells the story of nineteenth-century America through the life of one of its most charismatic and influential characters: Sojourner Truth. In an in-depth account of this amazing activist, Margaret Washington unravels Sojourner Truth's world within the broader panorama of African American slavery and the nation's most significant reform era. Born into bondage among the Hudson Valley Dutch in Ulster County, New York, Isabella was sold several times, married, and bore five children before fleeing in 1826 with her

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  • Author : Geoffrey M. Horn
  • Publisher : Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Release : 01 August 2009
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The Color of Christ

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  • Author : Edward J. Blum,Paul Harvey
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release : 21 September 2012
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How is it that in America the image of Jesus Christ has been used both to justify the atrocities of white supremacy and to inspire the righteousness of civil rights crusades? In The Color of Christ, Edward J. Blum and Paul Harvey weave a tapestry of American dreams and visions--from witch hunts to web pages, Harlem to Hollywood, slave cabins to South Park, Mormon revelations to Indian reservations--to show how Americans remade the Son of God visually time and again

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  • Author : David A. J. Richards
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 20 July 1998
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In this remarkable study, David A. J. Richards combines an interpretive history of culture and law, political philosophy, and constitutional analysis to explain the background, development, and growing impact of two of the most important and challenging human rights movements of our time, feminism and gay rights. Richards argues that both movements are extensions of rights-based dissent, rooted in antebellum abolitionist feminism that condemned both American racism and sexism. He sees the progressive role of such radical dissent as an

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  • Author : Isabelle Kinnard Richman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 April 2016
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Although Sojourner Truth was born into bondage and oppression, in liberation she emerged as a leader in the most radical causes of her era. She travelled the country as an outspoken and riveting presence, battling for the abolition of slavery and for women’s suffrage. While her role in these movements has been well-documented, biographers have frequently overlooked the influence of religion in Truth’s life. A participant in a number of the most significant religious movements of her day,