Charles Augustus Briggs and the Crisis of Historical Criticism (Harvard Dissertations in Religion)

By: Massa, Mark Stephen

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1st Edition 1st Printing (Fortress Press - 1990) Binding is tight and square. Cover is clean with some shelf wear. Previous owner's name and green mark on the front inside cover. No marks or writing observed in the text. . . . . . . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: * PART I: The problem of history: 1a.) The organic unity of history -- 1b.) The spiritual crisis of the Gilded Age -- 1c.) Charles Briggs and the crisis of historicism ------ * PART II: The evangelical basis: 2a.) The mantle of the prophets -- 2b.) 'A new divine light' -- 2c.) The wounds of Protestantism ------ * PART III: The politics of truth: 3a.) A political journal -- 3b.) The roots of fundamentalism -- 3c.) Whither? -- 3d.) The politics of truth ------ * PART IV: The theological crisis: 4a.) The authority of holy Scripture -- 4b.) The theological crisis -- 4c.) The peace and unity of Christ's church -- 4d.) The evidence that pervades history ------ * PART V: The advance towards church unity: 5a.) Historicism and ecumenism -- 5b.) The alienation of church and people -- 5c.) Catholic : the name and the thing ------ * PART VI: Mediating modernism: 6a.) Reform in the church Catholic -- 6b.) Criticism and dogma -- 6c.) Charles Briggs and American religious history.

Title: Charles Augustus Briggs and the Crisis of Historical Criticism (Harvard Dissertations in Religion)

Author Name: Massa, Mark Stephen

Categories: Protestantism,

Publisher: Fortress Pr: November 1990

ISBN Number: 0800670795

ISBN Number 13: 9780800670795

Size: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Collectible - Very Good

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