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The Resource Protestants today, by Marcia Clemmitt, (electronic resource)

Protestants today, by Marcia Clemmitt, (electronic resource)

Label
Protestants today
Title
Protestants today
Statement of responsibility
by Marcia Clemmitt
Title variation
Can U.S. Protestants survive today's challenges?
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The overwhelming majority of Americans once were Protestants, but church membership has been dropping for decades. Today, religious diversity reigns, with Protestantism only one among an array of American faiths. But declining numbers haven't dimmed church leaders' efforts to influence public issues, just as early Protestant churches drove social movements from abolition and Prohibition to the civil rights struggle. Some progressive political groups are linking up with so-called mainline Protestants like Methodists and Presbyterians to push for gay rights and anti-poverty programs. And conservative evangelical churches continue to speak out against gay marriage and for closer ties between the federal government and the Christian faith. But with the death this year of some old-guard conservative ministers, including Jerry Falwell, the evangelical agenda is being shaped by a new generation, some of whom want to add traditional liberal issues to the policy mix, like the environment
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Also available in print.
Cataloging source
CQPDC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • CQ researcher
  • CQ researcher
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clemmitt, Marcia
Dewey number
280/.40973
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR515
LC item number
.C54 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
CQ researcher
Series volume
v. 17, no. 43
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  • Protestantism
  • Protestantism
  • Protestant churches
Label
Protestants today, by Marcia Clemmitt, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from caption (viewed on Jan. 3, 2008)
  • "December 7, 2007."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
191027989
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191027989
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Protestants today, by Marcia Clemmitt, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Title from caption (viewed on Jan. 3, 2008)
  • "December 7, 2007."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
191027989
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191027989
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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