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Congregationalists in America

a popular history of their origin, belief, polity, growth and work

by Albert Elijah Dunning

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Published by J. A. Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congregational Churches in the United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementintroductions by ... Richard S. Storrs and Oliver O. Howard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX7135 .D8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination552 p.
    Number of Pages552
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23661287M
    LC Control Number55054755

    OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 23 cm: Contents: I. Apostolic congregationalism lic congregationalism revived in later times gationalists in exile in Holland pilgrim church in its permanent home puritans of Massachusetts Bay American congregationalism Cambridge Synod --VIII. Explore our list of Congregationalists - Christian Biography Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

    Evangelism has long been a part of American religious history; this continues today. Where the "word of God" was spread through printed documents and word of mouth in colonial times, in the modern era the "word" is relayed through television and radio broadcasting and other technologies (in the early s, evangelist websites began to. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Within two years, an additional 2, settlers arrived. Beginning in , as many as 20, Puritans emigrated to America from England to gain the liberty to worship as they chose. Most settled in New England, but some went as far as the West Indies. Theologically, the Puritans were "non-separating Congregationalists". The Puritans created a.   Congregationalists, however, remembered how their Puritan ancestors were oppressed by bishops in England and had no desire to see the same system in America. [57] Ministers preached patriotic sermons on Sundays and during militia musters.


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Tenacious of Their Liberties: The Congregationalists in Colonial Massachusetts (Religion in America) Kindle Edition by5/5(1). Presbyterians and Congregationalists arrived in colonial America as Dissenters; however, they soon exercised a religious and cultural dominance that extended well into Congregationalists in America book first half of the nineteenth century.

The multi-faceted Second Great Awakening led within the Reformed camp by the Presbyterian James McGready in Kentucky, a host of New Divinity ministers in New England, and.

The new Anglican assault on non-conformists at home and abroad had led London Presbyterians and Congregationalists to cooperate to defend their rights.

In Solomon Stoddard, the pastor of the largest church in western Massachusetts wrote a book calling for stronger interconnections among the New England churches. A Congregational church in Middlebury, Vermont In the United States, the Congregational tradition traces its origins mainly to Puritan settlers of colonial New England.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Congregationalists have been active in ecumenical activities, and in most British Congregationalists and Presbyterians merged to form the United Reform Church. In America Congregationalism was carried to America in by the Pilgrims, who were members of John Robinson's congregation in Holland, originally of Scrooby, England.

Although the importance of Congregationalism in early Massachusetts has engaged historians' attention for generations, this study is the first to approach the Puritan experience in Congregational church government from the perspective of both the pew and the pulpit.

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Congregationalism, Christian movement that arose in England in the late 16th and 17th centuries. It occupies a theological position somewhere between Presbyterianism and the more radical Protestantism of the Baptists and Quakers.

It emphasizes the right and responsibility of each properly organized. Congregationalism - Congregationalism - Teachings: Throughout their history, Congregationalists have shared the beliefs and practices of the more liberal mainline Evangelical Protestant churches of the English-speaking world.

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Offering an overview of the history and development of Congregationalism in the United States, Youngs chronicles the denomination from its origins in Europe through its colonial beginnings to the recent merger of many of its members with other groups to form the United Church of Christ.

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Congregationalists sympathetically interpret various dissident movements among the western churches, that were suppressed throughout the Middle Ages. By the sixteenth century, political and cultural changes had created a climate in which the Roman church could no longer suppress the protests of men such as John Wycliffe, John Hus, Martin Luther.

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This list in progress includes most NRHP-listed buildings and other notable American congregations, too.The nineteenth century was a very good century for Congregationalism in England and Wales. This chapter documents the significant numerical growth it achieved during this period, and its energetic efforts in the area of missions, both foreign and domestic.

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