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A History of the Catholic Church in the American South,
1513–1900

A History of the Catholic Church in the American South, 1513–1900

James M. Woods

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035321
eISBN:
9780813039046
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035321.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

No Christian denomination has had a longer or more varied existence in the American South than the Catholic Church. The Spanish missions established in Florida and Texas promoted Catholicism. ... More

Islam's Jesus

Islam's Jesus

Zeki Saritoprak

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049403
eISBN:
9780813050171
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049403.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This book aims to illuminate Islam's rich theological engagement with the figure of Jesus, which can lay the groundwork for Muslim-Christian dialogue. This book explores the importance of Jesus in ... More

The Rise of Charismatic Catholicism in Latin America

The Rise of Charismatic Catholicism in Latin America

Edward L. Cleary

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036083
eISBN:
9780813038285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036083.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Much has been made of the dramatic rise of Protestantism in Latin America. Many view this as a sign that Catholicism's primacy in the region is at last beginning to wane. Overlooked by journalists ... More

Saved and SanctifiedThe Rise of a Storefront Church in Great Migration Philadelphia

Saved and Sanctified: The Rise of a Storefront Church in Great Migration Philadelphia

Deidre Helen Crumbley

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813039848
eISBN:
9780813043791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039848.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

On one level, Saved and Sanctified tells a very particular story: this is the story of a church started above a horse stable in Great Migration Philadelphia, which, led by a charismatic woman born ... More

Theology of HateA History of the World Church of the Creator

Theology of Hate: A History of the World Church of the Creator

George Michael

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033501
eISBN:
9780813038698
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033501.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

During the weekend of July 4, 1999, Benjamin “August” Smith went on a three-day rampage in Illinois and Indiana, attacking Asians, Orthodox Jews, and African Americans. He left two dead and nine ... More

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