Hollywood faith: holiness, prosperity, and ambition in a Los Angeles church

Introduction: The making of a star : Hollywood as destination and dream -- Love and hate between Hollywood and Christianity -- Save the world, starting in Hollywood -- Celebrity, heartache, and the pressure to "make it" -- Religion playing at a theater near you -- Fade to black -- Becoming...

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Main Author: Marti, Gerardo 1965- (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: New Brunswick, NJ [u.a.] Rutgers Univ. Press 2008
In:Year: 2008
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Los Angeles- Hollywood / Motion picture industry / Evangelical movement / Multi-cultural society / Religious identity
B Oasis Church
Further subjects:B Christianity and culture California Los Angeles
B Church work
B Ethnicity Religious aspects Christianity
B Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) Religion
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Summary:Introduction: The making of a star : Hollywood as destination and dream -- Love and hate between Hollywood and Christianity -- Save the world, starting in Hollywood -- Celebrity, heartache, and the pressure to "make it" -- Religion playing at a theater near you -- Fade to black -- Becoming champions of life -- Conclusion: Religion in the era of identity commodification
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0813543487