eBook Encyclopedia of Religious Controversies in the United States, 2nd Edition

  • Bill Leonard
  • Jill Crainshaw
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  • ISBN-10: 1598848682
  • ISBN-13: 9781598848687
  • DDC: 200.973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 915 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released May 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This book provides a thorough introduction to historical and contemporary issues in American religion, tackling controversial hot-button topics such as abortion, Intelligent Design, and Scientology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Entries and Documents.
Introduction.
1: Abernathy, Ralph David.
2: Abolitionism.
3: Abortion.
4: Academic Freedom.
5: Adventism.
6: Alien Immersion.
7: Allen, Richard.
8: Alliance of Baptists.
9: Altizer, Thomas.
10: American Baptist Association.
11: Americanism.
12: Antiliquor.
13: Anti-Masonry.
14: Antimissions.
15: Anti-Mormonism.
16: Antinomian Crisis.
17: Anti-Semitism.
18: Arminianism.
19: Artificial Insemination.
20: Aryan Nations.
21: Auburn Affirmation.
22: Auburn Declaration.
23: Azusa Street.
24: Bakker, James (Jim) Orsen.
25: Ballard, Guy.
26: Baptism.
27: Baptism of the Holy Spirit.
28: Baptist Bible Fellowship.
29: Baptist Joint Committee on Religious Liberty.
30: Baptist Missionary Association.
31: Baptists.
32: Beecher, Henry Ward.
33: Beecher, Lyman.
34: Berrigans, The.
35: Bible Societies.
36: Bible Translations.
37: Biblical Criticism.
38: Biblical Inerrancy.
39: Bioethics Controversies.
40: Birth Control.
41: Bishop for the Colonies, Church of England.
42: Black Ministerial Protest Leadership.
43: Black Muslims.
44: Black Theology.
45: Blackwell, Antoinette Brown.
46: Bloody Monday.
47: Bloudy Tenent of Persecution, The.
48: Bob Jones University.
49: Bogard, Benjamin Marcus.
50: Borg, Marcus J..
51: Bowne, Borden Parker.
52: Boyd, Malcolm.
53: Branch Davidians.
54: Branham, William Marrion.
55: Briggs, Charles Augustus.
56: Broadman Commentary Controversy.
57: Brownson, Orestes Augustus.
58: Bryan, William Jennings.
59: Buchman, Frank N..
60: Buchmanism.
61: Buddhism, Japanese.
62: Burroughs, Nannie Helen.
63: Bushnell, Horace.
64: Campbell, Thomas and Alexander.
65: Campbell, Will D..
66: Capital Punishment.
67: Capitalism.
68: Catholic Anti-Intellectualism.
69: Catholics and the Supreme Court.
70: Celibacy, Roman Catholic Priesthood.
71: Charismatic Movement.
72: Chauncy, Charles.
73: Cherry, Frank S..
74: Children of God.
75: Christian Coalition.
76: Christian Reconstructionism.
77: Christmas, Secular Controversies.
78: Church Growth Movement.
79: Churches of Christ.
80: Civil Religion.
81: Civil Rights.
82: Clarke, William Newton.
83: Cleage, Albert B., Jr. (Agyeman, Jaramogi Abebe).
84: Clergy Sexual Misconduct with Adults.
85: Cloning.
86: Common Grace (Christian Reformed Church).
87: Communalism.
88: Communion Controversies.
89: Communism/Socialism.
90: Cone, James Hal.
91: Conscientious Objection.
92: Conservative Baptist Association of America.
93: Conservative Judaism.
94: Conversion.
95: Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.
96: Coughlin, Charles E..
97: Crapsey, Algernon Sidney.
98: Crawford, Tarlton Perry.
99: Creedalism.
100: Criswell, Wallie Amos.
101: Crossan, John Dominic.
102: Crummell, Alexander.
103: Culture Wars.
104: Cummins, George David.
105: Daly, Mary.
106: Darrow, Clarence S..
107: Davenport, James.
108: Death of God.
109: Deloria, Vine Victor, Jr..
110: Denominations.
111: Deprogramming.
112: Dexter Avenue Baptist Church.
113: Dispensationalism.
114: Dow, Lorenzo.
115: Drew, Timothy.
116: Dyer, Mary.
117: Ecumenism.
118: Eddy, Mary Baker.
119: Edwards, Jonathan.
120: Electronic Church.
121: Emerging Church Movement.
122: Episcopal Church, Divisions.
123: Equal Rights Amendment.
124: Eugenics.
125: Evolution Controversy.
126: Exorcism.
127: Faith Healing.
128: Falwell, Jerry.
129: Family Values.
130: Farrakhan, Louis.
131: Father Divine's Peace Mission Movement.
132: Feminism.
133: Finished Work Pentecostalism.
134: Finney, Charles Grandison.
135: Fitzgerald, Edward M..
136: Focus on the Family.
137: Fosdick, Harry Emerson.
138: Fosdick Controversy.
139: Franckean Synod.
140: Free Methodists.
141: Free Will Baptists.
142: Fuller, Margaret.
143: Fundamentalism.
144: Garvey, Marcus.
145: General Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
146: Glossolalia.
147: Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
148: Graham, William Franklin.
149: Graves, James Robinson.
150: Great Awakening, First.
151: Great Awakening, Second.
152: Grimke, Angelina Emily.
153: Grimke, Francis J..
154: Half-Way Covenant.
155: Ham, Mordecai Fowler.
156: Hargis, Billy James.
157: Harper, William Rainey.
158: Heaven's Gate.
159: Hecker, Isaac.
160: Hell.
161: High-Low Church.
162: HIV/AIDS.
163: Hinn, Benny.
164: Hodge, Archibald Alexander.
165: Hodge, Charles.
166: Holiness Pentecostal Movement.
167: Home Schooling.
168: Hopkins, Samuel.
169: Hopkinsianism.
170: Hutchinson, Anne.
171: Hymnals and Hymnody.
172: I AM Movement.
173: Immigration.
174: Inclusive Language.
175: Independent Baptists.
176: Inerrancy Controversy.
177: Infant Baptism.
178: Ingersoll, Robert Green.
179: Intelligent Design.
180: Interfaith Marriage and Religion.
181: Ives, Leon Silliman.
182: Jackson, Jesse Louis.
183: Japanese Internment Camps, World War II.
184: Jarratt, Devereux.
185: Jefferson, Thomas.
186: Jehovah's Witnesses.
187: Jesus Movement.
188: Jesus Seminar.
189: Jews for Jesus.
190: Jones, Bob, and Family.
191: Jones, Jim.
192: Jones, Samuel Porter.
193: Jordan, Clarence.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Entries and Documents.
Introduction.
1: Machen, John Gresham.
2: Madison, James.
3: Malcolm X.
4: Marian Devotion.
5: Marshall, Molly Truman.
6: McCall, Duke Kimbrough.
7: McCune, William Clement.
8: McGiffert, Arthur Cushman.
9: McIntire, Carl.
10: McPherson, Aimee Semple.
11: Medically Assisted Suicide.
12: Mega-Churches.
13: Mennonites.
14: Mercersburg Theology.
15: Merton, Thomas.
16: Message of Genesis, The.
17: Methodism.
18: Metropolitan Community Church.
19: Millennialism.
20: Miller, William.
21: Modernism.
22: Monk, Maria.
23: Moon, Rev. Sun Myung.
24: Moorish Science Temple.
25: Moral Majority.
26: Motion Pictures and Religious Controversies.
27: Muhammad, Elijah Poole.
28: Muhlenberg, William Augustus.
29: NAACP.
30: Nation of Islam.
31: Nation, Carry.
32: National Council of Churches.
33: Native American Church.
34: Native American Missions.
35: Nativism.
36: Nevin, John Williamson.
37: New Age Movement.
38: New Divinity Men.
39: New England Theology.
40: New Lights.
41: New Measures.
42: New Morality.
43: New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.
44: Norris, J. Frank.
45: Noyes, John Humphrey.
46: Obama, Barack, and Religion.
47: O'Connor, John J..
48: O'Hair, Madalyn Murray.
49: O'Kelly, James.
50: Old Lights.
51: Old School/New School.
52: Oneida Community.
53: Oneness or “Jesus Only” Pentecostals.
54: Open Membership.
55: Open Theism.
56: Ordination of LGBT Clergy.
57: Palmer, Phoebe.
58: Papal Infallibility.
59: Parham, Charles Fox.
60: Parker, Daniel.
61: Parker, Theodore.
62: Parks, Rosa Louise McCauley.
63: Passion of the Christ, The.
64: Paulist Fathers.
65: Peale, Norman Vincent.
66: Pentecostal Movement.
67: Pietism.
68: Pike, Bishop James A..
69: Plagiarism and the Church.
70: Political Correctness.
71: Polygamy.
72: Portland Deliverance.
73: Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr..
74: Predestination.
75: Preus, Jacob A. O., Jr..
76: Primitive Baptists.
77: Princeton Theology.
78: Prosperity Gospel.
79: Pseudoscience.
80: A Question in Baptist History.
81: Quimby, Phineas Parkhurst.
82: Racism.
83: Rappites.
84: Rastafarians.
85: Reconstructionist Judaism.
86: Reformed Episcopal Church.
87: Reform Judaism.
88: Re-Imagining Conference, The.
89: Reincarnation.
90: Religion and Education, Public and Private.
91: Religion and Politics.
92: Religious Liberty.
93: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
94: Restorationism.
95: Revivalism.
96: Rice, John R..
97: Roberts, Granville Oral.
98: Robertson, Pat.
99: Robinson, Gene.
100: Ruether, Rosemary Radford.
101: Rushdoony, Rousas John.
102: Sabbatarianism.
103: Salvation Army.
104: Saved by His Life.
105: Schaff, Philip.
106: School Prayer.
107: Scientology.
108: Scofield, Cyrus Ingerson (C. I.).
109: Scopes Trial.
110: Scopes, John T..
111: Scott, Walter.
112: Seabury, Samuel.
113: Secondary Separation.
114: Second Blessing.
115: Seminex.
116: Separate Baptists.
117: Separation of Church and State.
118: Serpent Handling.
119: Seventh-Day Adventism.
120: Sex Abuse Scandals, Roman Catholic Church.
121: Shakers (United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing).
122: Sheen, Fulton J..
123: Shunning (Mennonite Practice).
124: Shuttlesworth, Fred Lee.
125: Sixteenth Street Baptist Church.
126: Skyclad (Nudity).
127: Smith, Gerald L. K..
128: Smith, Henry Preserved.
129: Smith, Joseph, Jr..
130: Social Gospel Movement.
131: Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
132: Southern Baptist Convention.
133: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
134: Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
135: Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
136: Spellman, Francis J..
137: Spencer, Peter.
138: Spiritualism.
139: Spong, John Shelby.
140: Stagg, Frank.
141: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady.
142: Stone, Barton.
143: Stowe, Harriet Elizabeth Beecher.
144: Strang, James Jesse.
145: Strict Calvinism.
146: Sunday, William (Billy) Ashley.
147: Swing, David.
148: Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre.
149: Tennent, Gilbert.
150: Theistic Evolution.
151: Tietjen, John H..
152: Toy, Crawford Howell.
153: Transcendentalism.
154: Transubstantiation.
155: Trusteeism.
156: Truth, Sojourner (Isabella).
157: Turner, Henry McNeal.
158: Turner, Nat.
159: Unification Church.
160: Union Theological Seminary, New York.
161: Unitarian/Universalism.
162: Varick, James.
163: Vatican Council I.
164: Vatican Council II.
165: Vesey, Denmark.
166: Vick, George Beauchamp.
167: Virgin Birth.
168: Voluntaryism.
169: War.
170: Warfield, Benjamin Breckinridge.
171: Weld, Theodore Dwight.
172: Westboro Baptist Church.
173: White, Andrew D..
174: Wicca.
175: Williams, Roger.
176: Woman's Christian Temperance Movement.
177: Women-Church Movement.
178: Women's Ordination Movement.
179: Women's Rights Convention.
180: Woodrow, James.
181: Woolman, John.
182: Worship Wars.
183: Zionism.
Bibliography.
About the Editors and Contributors.
Index.