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"Is the most comprehensive history of worship among John Wesley's various American spiritual descendants that has ever been written. It will be a foundational book for anyone who wishes to understand how American Methodists have worshiped,"---Sacramental Life. "A groundbreaking study,"---The Journal of Religion. 368 pages, softcover. Oxford University.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 368 Vendor: Oxford University Press Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9.20 X 6.20 (inches) ISBN: 0199774153 ISBN-13: 9780199774159 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
"American Methodist Worship is the most comprehensive history of worship among John Wesley's various American spiritual descendents that has ever been written. It will be a foundational book for anyone who wishes to understand how American Methodists have worshipped."-Sacramental Life
"This groundbreaking study will help to reshape the way that we think about early American Methodist worship and how it connects to more recent trends."-- The Journal of Religion
"Karen Westerfield Tucker's exhaustive examination of the history of American Methodist worship may indeed launch a new genre in liturgical historiography: denominational liturgical histories. The genius of this contribution is its comprehensiveness in examining for the first time the worship life of an American ecclesiological tradition."--Doxology
Professor of Worship at Boston University. Author of The Sunday Service of the Methodists: Twentieth-century Worship in Worldwide Methodism (Abingdon/Kingswood, 1996) and co-editor with Geoffrey Wainwright of The Oxford History of Christian Worship (Oxford University Press, 2006).