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100 1  Kidd, Thomas S.,|eauthor. 
245 10 Baptists in America :|ba history /|cThomas S. Kidd, Barry 
       Hankins. 
264  1 New York, NY :|bOxford University Press,|c[2015] 
264  4 |c©2015 
300    1 online resource (329 pages) 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  Colonial outlaws -- The great awakening -- Baptists and 
       the American revolution -- Baptists and disestablishment -
       - Baptists and the great revival -- Baptists and slavery -
       - Slavery, schism, and war -- Black Baptists in Babylon --
       White Baptists and the American mainstream -- Baptist 
       Schism in the early twentieth century -- Insiders and 
       outsiders at mid-20th century -- Baptists and the civil 
       rights movement -- Schism in Zion: the Southern Baptist 
       controversy -- Conclusion. 
520    "The Puritans called Baptists 'the troublers of churches 
       in all places' and hounded them out of Massachusetts Bay 
       Colony. Four hundred years later, Baptists are the second-
       largest religious group in America, and their influence 
       matches their numbers. They have built strong institutions,
       from megachurches to publishing houses to charities to 
       mission organizations, and have firmly established 
       themselves in the mainstream of American culture. Yet the 
       historical legacy of outsider status lingers, and the 
       inherently fractured nature of their faith makes Baptists 
       ever wary of threats from within as well as without. In 
       Baptists in America, Thomas S. Kidd and Barry Hankins 
       explore the long-running tensions between church, state, 
       and culture that Baptists have shaped and navigated. 
       Despite the moment of unity that their early persecution 
       provided, their history has been marked by internal 
       battles and schisms that were microcosms of national 
       events, from the conflict over slavery that divided North 
       from South to the conservative revolution of the 1970s and
       80s. Baptists have made an indelible impact on American 
       religious and cultural history, from their early 
       insistence that America should have no established church 
       to their place in the modern-day culture wars, where they 
       frequently advocate greater religious involvement in 
       politics. Yet the more mainstream they have become, the 
       more they have been pressured to conform to the mainstream,
       a paradox that defines--and is essential to understanding-
       -the Baptist experience in America. Kidd and Hankins, both
       practicing Baptists, weave the threads of Baptist history 
       alongside those of American history. Baptists in America 
       is a remarkable story of how one religious denomination 
       was transformed from persecuted minority into a leading 
       actor on the national stage, with profound implications 
       for American society and culture"--Provided by publisher. 
588 0  Print version record. 
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651  0 United States|xChurch history. 
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700 1  Hankins, Barry,|d1956-|eauthor. 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aKidd, Thomas S.|tBaptists in America
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