Democratic Religion

Author: Gregory A. Wills
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Wills's analysis advances our understanding of the interaction between democracy and religious authority, and will appeal to scholars of American religion, culture, and history, as well as to Baptist observers.

The Journal Of Ecclesiastical History

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Democratic religion. Freedom, authority and church discipline in the Baptist
South, 1785-1900. By Gregory A. Wills. (Religion in America Series.) Pp. ix+ 195.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. £30. o 19 5104.12 9 This meticulously
presented monograph is the product of very thorough research on Baptist church
records in the American South, concentrated particularly on Georgia in the
decades before the Civil War. Wills uses this material vividly and effectively in
order to ...

American Denominational History

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... Baptist Convention and Its People, 1607-1972 (Nashville: Broadman, 1974);
Jesse C. Fletcher, The Southern Baptist Convention: A Sesquicentennial History (
Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 1994). 22. Charles Reagan Wilson, Baptized
in Blood: The Religion of the Lost Cause, 1865-1920 (Athens: University of
Georgia Press, 1980). 23. Gregory A. Wills, Democratic Religion: Freedom,
Authority, and Church Discipline in the Baptist South, 1785-1900, Religion in
American series, ...

Religion And The Making Of Nat Turner S Virginia

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Virginia Baptist Register 17 (1978): 795-813. Wills, Gregory A. Democratic
Religion: Freedom, Authority, and Church Discipline in the Baptist South, 1785-
1900. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997- Wolf, Eva Sheppard. Race and
Liberty in the New Nation: Emancipation in Virginia from the Revolution to Nat
Turner's Rebellion. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2006. Wood,
Betty. "'For Their Satisfaction or Redress': African Americans and Church
Discipline in the ...

Baptist Ways

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Owensville, Ind.: General Baptist Publishing House, 1892. Williams, Daniel Day. "
The Mystery of the Baptists." Foundations 1 (January 1958): 7-9. Williams,
George Hunston. The Radical Reformation. Philadelphia: Westminster Press,
1962. Williams, Walter L Black Americans and the Evangelization of Africa, 1877-
1900. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1982. Wills, Gregory A.
Democratic Religion: Freedom, Authority, and Church Discipline in the Baptist
South, 1785-1900.

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the American Library Association. 34-5042 B4373 96-8604 CIP ... Highly
recommended for upper- division undergraduates, graduate students, faculty,
and religious professionals. — R. Severson, Marylhurst College for Lifelong
Learning 34-5043 BX6241 96-20575 CIP Wills, Gregory A. Democratic religion:
freedom, authority, and church discipline in the Baptist South, 1785-1900. Oxford,
1997. 195p index ...

The State Of U S History

Author: Melvyn Stokes
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See as examples Ronald L. Numbers and Jonathan M. Butler, eds., The
Disappointed: Millerism and Millenarianism in the Nineteenth Century (
Bloomington, IN, 1987), on Adventists; Gregory A. Wills, Democratic Religion:
Freedom, Authority, and Church Discipline in the Baptist South, 1785-1900 (New
York, 1997); Robert Bruce Mullin, Episcopal Vision/American Reality: High
Church Theology and Social Thought in Evangelical America (New Haven, 1986
); Diana Hochstedt Butler, ...

America History And Life

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36:2735 1785-1900 Wills, Gregory A. Democratic Religion: Freedom, Authority,
and Church Discipline in the Baptist South, 1 785- 1900. New York: Oxford U. Pr.,
1997. 195 pp. Arkansas Historical Quarterly 1998 57(2): 215-217. Owens, Estelle
. See also 35:15774. 36:2726 1619-1860 Morris, Thomas D. Southern Slavery
and the Law, 1619-1860. (Studies in Legal History.) Chapel Hill: U. of North
Carolina Pr., 1996. 575 pp. Journal of Southern History 1998 64(3): 523-525.
Russell ...

Methodism And The Shaping Of American Culture

Author: Nathan O. Hatch
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In contrast, the Baptists relied on farmer-preachers, particularly in newly settled
regions, who functioned on much the same level as a Methodist local preacher,
preaching on Sundays and occasionally at weekday meetings or funerals. Often
a Baptist preacher earned a dollar ... Also see Gregory A. Wills, Democratic
Religion: Freedom, Authority, and Church Discipline in the Baptist South, 1785-
1900 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997). 41. Roger Finke and Rodney
Stark, The ...

The Journal Of Mississippi History

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BEVERLY GREENE BOND The University of Memphis Democratic Religion:
Freedom, Authority, and Church Discipline in the Baptist South 1785-1900. By
Gregory A. Wills. (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Preface, introduction,
bibliography, source notes, Index. Pp. ix, 193. $39.95.) The primary theme of this
work is the evolution of the Baptist Church from a rural church in the late
eighteenth century to a church that was forced to undergo fundamental change
after southern ...