David Stricklin's A Genealogy of Dissent: Southern Baptist Protest in the PDF

By David Stricklin

ISBN-10: 0813120934

ISBN-13: 9780813120935

among the Civil battle and the flip of the final century, Southern Baptists won prominence within the spiritual lifetime of the South. As their strength elevated, they turned defenders of the racial, political, social, and monetary established order. via the start of this century, although, a feisty culture of dissent began appearing in Southern Baptist lifestyles as feedback of the guts elevated from either the left and the appropriate. the preferred trust in a doctrine of "once stored, constantly stored" led revolutionary Baptists to assert that moderates, as soon as stored, didn't tackle the intense social and political difficulties that confronted many within the South. those Baptist dissenters claimed that they can no longer be "at ease in Zion."

Led by means of the unconventional Walter Nathan Johnson within the Nineteen Twenties and Nineteen Thirties, revolutionary Baptists produced civil rights advocates, hard work organizers, women's rights advocates, and proponents of disarmament and abolition of capital punishment. They challenged the most basic features of southern society and of Baptist ecclesiastical constitution and perform. for his or her efforts and ideology, lots of those women and men suffered as they misplaced jobs, skilled actual possibility and damage, and persisted personality assassination.

In A family tree of Dissent, David Stricklin lines the heritage of those innovative Baptists and their descendants during the 20th century and exhibits how they created an energetic tradition of protest inside of a hugely conventional society.

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