Archibald Simpson's unpeaceable kingdom: the ordeal of evangelicalism in the Colonial South

Introduction: Archibald Simpson, his book -- 1. Awakening: Glasgow, 1742 -- 2. Less than nothing -- 3. All flame -- 4. Prisoner of hope -- 5. Trouble in Israel -- 6. A dying world -- 7. Dreams of Ethiopia -- 8. Dangers, toils, and snares -- 9. Two communities at war -- 10. All society seems at an en...

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Main Author: Moore, Peter N.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Lanham Boulder New York Lexington Books [2018]
In:Year: 2018
Reviews:[Rezension von: Moore, Peter N., Archibald Simpson’s Unpeaceable Kingdom: The Ordeal of Evangelicalism in the Colonial South] (2020) (Bendler, Bruce A.)
Series/Journal:Religion in American history
IxTheo Classification:KBP America
KBQ North America
Further subjects:B Southern States Church history 18th century
B Evangelicalism (Southern States) History 18th century
B Presbyterians (South Carolina) Biography
B Great Awakening
B Simpson, Archibald approximately 1734-approximately 1795
Parallel Edition:Erscheint auch als: 9781498569910
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Summary:Introduction: Archibald Simpson, his book -- 1. Awakening: Glasgow, 1742 -- 2. Less than nothing -- 3. All flame -- 4. Prisoner of hope -- 5. Trouble in Israel -- 6. A dying world -- 7. Dreams of Ethiopia -- 8. Dangers, toils, and snares -- 9. Two communities at war -- 10. All society seems at an end -- Epilogue: All in all
This book draws on the life of Presbyterian minister and diarist Archibald Simpson (1734-1795) to examine the history of evangelical Protestantism in South Carolina and the British Atlantic during the last half of the eighteenth century. The author reconstructs the ordeal of the evangelical movement and analyzes the effects of the Great Awakening
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) and index
ISBN:1498569900