Religions of the United States in Practice, VOl. 2  - Slightly Imperfect  -
Buy Item $5.99 Retail: $35.00 Save 83% ($29.01) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Save 83% - Slightly Imperfect
It's slightly imperfect, so you get it for an outstanding price! Minor flaws on this spectacular deal may include wrinkled pages, stray marks, missing dust jackets, dented corners or spines, dusty page edges, or minor cracks in CD cases.

Religions of the United States in Practice, VOl. 2 - Slightly Imperfect

Bargain Books Wholesale / Paperback

$5.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $35.00
|
Save 83% ($29.01)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW1010014DA

Current Promotions

Product Description

Religions of the United States in Practice is a rich anthology of primary sources with accompanying essays that examines religious behavior in America. From praying in an early American synagogue to performing Mormon healing rituals to debating cremation, Volume 2 explores faith through action in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

The documents and essays consider the religious practices of average people--praying, singing, healing, teaching, imagining, and persuading. Some documents are formal liturgies while other texts describe more spontaneous religious actions. Because religious practices also take place in the imagination, dreams, visions, and fictional accounts are also included.

Accompanying each primary document is an essay that sets the religious practice in its historical and theological context--making this volume ideal for classroom use and accessible to any reader. The introductory essays explain the various meanings of religious practices as lived out in churches and synagogues, in parlors and fields, beside rivers, on lecture platforms, and in the streets.

Religions of the United States in Practice offers a sampling of religious perspectives in order to approximate the living texture of popular religious thought and practice in the United States. The history of religion in America is more than the story of institutions and famous people. This anthology presents a more nuanced story composed of the everyday actions and thoughts of lay men and women.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 312
Vendor: Bargain Books Wholesale
ISBN-13: 9780691010014
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. The Jesus Creed: Loving God, Loving Others (slightly imperfect)
    The Jesus Creed: Loving God, Loving Others (slightly imperfect)
    Scot McKnight
    Paraclete Press / Trade Paperback
    $3.99 Retail: $16.99 Save 77% ($13.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW254001DA
  2. Reading Karl Barth - Slightly Imperfect
    Reading Karl Barth - Slightly Imperfect
    Kurt Anders Richardson
    Baker / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $4.99 Retail: $24.00 Save 79% ($19.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW27296DA
  3. The Bible: A History, the Making and Impact of the Bible - Slightly Imperfect
    The Bible: A History, the Making and Impact of the Bible - Slightly Imperfect
    Stephen M. Miller, Robert V. Huber
    Good Books / 2004 / Hardcover
    $7.99 Retail: $29.95 Save 73% ($21.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW84142DA

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. BJU Spanish 3, Student Activities Manual
    BJU Spanish 3, Student Activities Manual
    BJU Press / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $25.56
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW182923
  2. Analytical Lexicon to the Septuagint, Expanded Edition
    Analytical Lexicon to the Septuagint, Expanded Edition
    Bernard Taylor
    Hendrickson Publishers / Hardcover
    $14.99 Retail: $44.95 Save 67% ($29.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW635167
  3. Books of the Bible Bookmarks, 25
    Books of the Bible Bookmarks, 25
    Broadman / Holman Church Supply / 1999 / Other
    $2.39 Retail: $3.50 Save 32% ($1.11)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 131 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW76466
  4. The Beloved Works of C.S. Lewis: Surprised By Joy  Reflections on the Psalms, The Four Loves
    The Beloved Works of C.S. Lewis: Surprised By Joy Reflections on the Psalms, The Four Loves
    Bbs Publishing Corporation / Hardcover
    $7.99 Retail: $19.99 Save 60% ($12.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 7 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW864196X

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search