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The Resource The American churches in the ecumenical movement, 1900-1968

The American churches in the ecumenical movement, 1900-1968

Label
The American churches in the ecumenical movement, 1900-1968
Title
The American churches in the ecumenical movement, 1900-1968
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1888-1976
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Cavert, Samuel McCrea
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecumenical movement
  • Christian union
Label
The American churches in the ecumenical movement, 1900-1968
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Robert T. Handy -- The Nineteenth-century background : A New relation to the Church and State -- The Denominational pattern -- Denominational barriers ignored -- Denominational polemics -- The Evangelical alliance -- New forms of Christian cooperation -- A Vision of organic union -- Response to the social challenge -- Denominations under self-criticism -- The Churches Begin To Work Together (1900-1907) : A Quest for national unity -- A Quest for local unity -- Antecedents of federation -- Prospecting for a federated structure -- Planning the federated structure -- The Theological basis -- Attitudes toward the denomination
  • The Churches Federate (1908-1914) : An Unprecedented gathering -- Accent on social tasks -- The Church and labor -- Concern for evangelism and missions -- Divergent views of denominations -- Relation of national and local agencies -- A Struggle for federated survival -- The Threat of insolvency -- Surmounting obstacles -- Forward On All Fronts (1908-1914, continued) : Early cooperation in home missions -- Early cooperation in religious education -- Early cooperation in higher education -- World-wide cooperation in foreign missions -- The Beginnings of faith and order
  • Wartime Testing Of Church Cooperation (1914-1918) : War clouds over plans for peace -- Facing the crisis together -- Emerging wartime tasks -- Ministering to the armed forces -- Other wartime ministries -- Forerunners of ecumenical action -- Where the war left the churches -- Testing By Postwar Disillusionment (119-1924) : Collapse of poatwar crusades -- Theological conflict failure of interchurch world movement -- Steel strike investigation -- Abortive plan for organic union -- Some hopeful trends -- Advance in faith and order -- Beginnings of life and work -- Formation of international missionary council
  • Widening Ecumenical Horizons (1925-1929) : the Changing status of American Catholics -- Eastern Orthodox enter the scene -- The Influence of world conferences -- Impact of Stockholm, 1925 -- Impact of Lausanne, 1927 -- Impact of Jerusalem, 1928 -- Recession And Rethinking (1930-1935) : Rethinking foreign missions -- Rethinking home missions -- Rethinking religious education -- Rethinking the social gospel -- Rethinking church federation and union -- Rethinking local union -- Strains and stresses
Control code
440136
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
288 pages
Lccn
68017775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The American churches in the ecumenical movement, 1900-1968
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Robert T. Handy -- The Nineteenth-century background : A New relation to the Church and State -- The Denominational pattern -- Denominational barriers ignored -- Denominational polemics -- The Evangelical alliance -- New forms of Christian cooperation -- A Vision of organic union -- Response to the social challenge -- Denominations under self-criticism -- The Churches Begin To Work Together (1900-1907) : A Quest for national unity -- A Quest for local unity -- Antecedents of federation -- Prospecting for a federated structure -- Planning the federated structure -- The Theological basis -- Attitudes toward the denomination
  • The Churches Federate (1908-1914) : An Unprecedented gathering -- Accent on social tasks -- The Church and labor -- Concern for evangelism and missions -- Divergent views of denominations -- Relation of national and local agencies -- A Struggle for federated survival -- The Threat of insolvency -- Surmounting obstacles -- Forward On All Fronts (1908-1914, continued) : Early cooperation in home missions -- Early cooperation in religious education -- Early cooperation in higher education -- World-wide cooperation in foreign missions -- The Beginnings of faith and order
  • Wartime Testing Of Church Cooperation (1914-1918) : War clouds over plans for peace -- Facing the crisis together -- Emerging wartime tasks -- Ministering to the armed forces -- Other wartime ministries -- Forerunners of ecumenical action -- Where the war left the churches -- Testing By Postwar Disillusionment (119-1924) : Collapse of poatwar crusades -- Theological conflict failure of interchurch world movement -- Steel strike investigation -- Abortive plan for organic union -- Some hopeful trends -- Advance in faith and order -- Beginnings of life and work -- Formation of international missionary council
  • Widening Ecumenical Horizons (1925-1929) : the Changing status of American Catholics -- Eastern Orthodox enter the scene -- The Influence of world conferences -- Impact of Stockholm, 1925 -- Impact of Lausanne, 1927 -- Impact of Jerusalem, 1928 -- Recession And Rethinking (1930-1935) : Rethinking foreign missions -- Rethinking home missions -- Rethinking religious education -- Rethinking the social gospel -- Rethinking church federation and union -- Rethinking local union -- Strains and stresses
Control code
440136
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
288 pages
Lccn
68017775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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