Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Author Cornelius, Janet Duitsman.
Title Slave missions and the Black church in the antebellum South / Janet Duitsman Cornelius.
Imprint Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, [1999]
©1999

Author Cornelius, Janet Duitsman.
Subject Slavery and the church -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Slaves -- Religious life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Southern States -- Religion -- History -- 19th century.
African American churches -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Southern States -- Church history -- 19th century.
Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865.
Description 1 online resource (x, 305 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-284) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- "Cords of love": religious cultures intertwined, yet separate -- "Blooming like a green bay tree": the Black church's Baptist roots in the slave South -- "Down in de valley": the transformation of the Methodist mission -- "Souls to be saved": mission promoters confront the slave system -- "They are our masters no longer": Black religion under white protection in Southern cities -- "Simple guileless teachers": Sunday schools, catechisms and the print culture -- "Under our own vine and palm tree": the colonizing mission to Liberia -- "Their good and his glory": the slave missions and Southern nationalism -- "Jesus break slav'ry chain Lord": the Black church and freedom -- Notes -- Bibliography.
Note English.
ISBN 0585351805 (electronic bk.)
9780585351803 (electronic bk.)
1570032475
OCLC # 47010517
Additional Format Print version: Cornelius, Janet Duitsman. Slave missions and the Black church in the antebellum South. Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, ©1999 1570032475 (DLC) 97045291 (OCoLC)37903608.


If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team