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The Resource Black church beginnings : the long-hidden realities of the first years, Henry H. Mitchell

Black church beginnings : the long-hidden realities of the first years, Henry H. Mitchell

Label
Black church beginnings : the long-hidden realities of the first years
Title
Black church beginnings
Title remainder
the long-hidden realities of the first years
Statement of responsibility
Henry H. Mitchell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Black Church Beginnings provides an intimate look at the struggles of African Americans to establish spiritual communities in the harsh world of slavery in the American colonies. Written by one of today's foremost experts on African American religion, this book traces the growth of the black church from its start in the mid-1700s to the end of the nineteenth century."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1919-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Henry H.
Dewey number
277.3/08/08996073
Index
index present
LC call number
BR563.N4
LC item number
M58 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American churches
  • African Americans
Label
Black church beginnings : the long-hidden realities of the first years, Henry H. Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The African roots of the African American church -- Slave population and conversions: the silent years of 1619-1750 -- The very first Black congregations: 1750-1800 -- Trends impacting the early Black churches up to 1900 -- The spread of the African American churches, 1801-1840 -- African American church expansion, 1841-1865, and denominational bodies -- Social activism in the early Black church -- African American schools and churches: new roles in reconstruction -- Appendix I: Black church growth in the north: 1801-1840 -- Appendix II: Bishop Rush's A.M.E. zion report of churches to 1843 -- Appendix III: Black church growth in the south -- Appendix IV: Black church beginnings in overseas missions
Control code
ocm56876339
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780802827852
Lccn
2004056315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56876339
  • (Sirsi) a1409900
Label
Black church beginnings : the long-hidden realities of the first years, Henry H. Mitchell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The African roots of the African American church -- Slave population and conversions: the silent years of 1619-1750 -- The very first Black congregations: 1750-1800 -- Trends impacting the early Black churches up to 1900 -- The spread of the African American churches, 1801-1840 -- African American church expansion, 1841-1865, and denominational bodies -- Social activism in the early Black church -- African American schools and churches: new roles in reconstruction -- Appendix I: Black church growth in the north: 1801-1840 -- Appendix II: Bishop Rush's A.M.E. zion report of churches to 1843 -- Appendix III: Black church growth in the south -- Appendix IV: Black church beginnings in overseas missions
Control code
ocm56876339
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780802827852
Lccn
2004056315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56876339
  • (Sirsi) a1409900

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