The Bible and social reform / edited by Ernest R. Sandeen.

Contributor(s): Sandeen, Ernest Robert, 1931-Series: The Bible in American culture ; 6.Publication details: Philadelphia, Penn. : Chico, Calif. : Fortress Press ; Scholars Press, c1982Description: 184 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0800606116 :Subject(s): Bible -- Influence | Church and social problems -- United States -- History | United States -- Social conditionsDDC classification: 261.8/0973 LOC classification: BS538.7 | .B54 1982
Contents:
Introduction / Ernest R. Sandeen -- The Bible and early American indian missions / James P. Ronda -- Abolitionists, the Bible, and the challenge of slavery / James Brewer Stewart -- The biblical base of the social gospel / William McGuire King -- Biblical arguments and women's place in the church / Barbara Brown Zikmund -- The Bible and American peace movements / Charles Chatfield -- The Bible and the black churches / Peter J. Paris -- Dorothy Day and the Bible / William D. Miller.
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Includes bibliographies and index.

Introduction / Ernest R. Sandeen -- The Bible and early American indian missions / James P. Ronda -- Abolitionists, the Bible, and the challenge of slavery / James Brewer Stewart -- The biblical base of the social gospel / William McGuire King -- Biblical arguments and women's place in the church / Barbara Brown Zikmund -- The Bible and American peace movements / Charles Chatfield -- The Bible and the black churches / Peter J. Paris -- Dorothy Day and the Bible / William D. Miller.