Half Finished Heaven: The Social Gospel in American Literature William Graham

ISBN: 9780819198976

Published: May 2nd 1995

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222 pages


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Half Finished Heaven: The Social Gospel in American Literature  by  William Graham

Half Finished Heaven: The Social Gospel in American Literature by William Graham
May 2nd 1995 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 222 pages | ISBN: 9780819198976 | 6.14 Mb

The five best-selling novels of the Social Gospel Movement (1865-1920) are examined in this comprehensive text. Their force is not just in promulgating, but also in developing the movement. Graham delves deep into how these novels were instrumentalMoreThe five best-selling novels of the Social Gospel Movement (1865-1920) are examined in this comprehensive text. Their force is not just in promulgating, but also in developing the movement.

Graham delves deep into how these novels were instrumental in shaping theology, directing popular interest, and promoting peaceful progress. Contents: Mission and Methods- Themes and Giants of the Movement, Right and Center- Josiah Strong: The Right Wing- Walter Rauschenbusch: the Movements Center- Gods Special Work- In Charles Sheldons Step- Sheldon and Individual Redemption- Fictions Vision- Josiah Holland and Edward Bellamy Prepare the Way- From Lowly Earth to Vaulted Skies: Josiah Hollands Agenda for the Developing Social Gospel- Edward Bellamy: Preparing Fertile Ground- Beyond Charity to Justice with Harold Bell Wright and Winston Churchill- Harold Bell Wright: A Mirror for Readers- Winston Churchill: Fictions Best Expression of the Social Gospel- A Story Away from the Kingdom.



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