By April E. Holm
A country Divided: Evangelicals, Loyalty, and Sectionalism within the Civil battle Era bargains a brand new research of faith and the Civil conflict, exploring how evangelical Christians formed American religion and concepts approximately slavery within the mid-nineteenth century. The border states stood on the middle of a protracted fight over slavery, sin, and politics in American evangelicalism that fed on person congregations and whole states. This publication illuminates border evangelicals’ view in their providential position in American background, demonstrates that border church buildings demonstrated the phrases of the controversy over the connection among church and country in wartime, and explains how the foremost southern evangelical denominations effectively resisted postwar reconciliation.
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A Kingdom Divided: Evangelicals, Loyalty, and Sectionalism in the Civil War Era (Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War) by April E. Holm