From Sin to Salvation: Stories of Women's Conversions, 1800 to the Present

From Sin to Salvation: Stories of Women's Conversions, 1800 to the Present

by Virginia Lieson Brereton
     
 

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"... fascinating... " —Theological Book Review

By examining women's conversion experiences, the author provides a corrective to the much popularized TV evangelism. She examines the stories U.S. women have told of their profound realization of their sinfulness and the necessity of turning to God's grace and love for forgiveness.

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"... fascinating... " —Theological Book Review

By examining women's conversion experiences, the author provides a corrective to the much popularized TV evangelism. She examines the stories U.S. women have told of their profound realization of their sinfulness and the necessity of turning to God's grace and love for forgiveness.

Indiana University Press

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By examining women's conversion experiences, Brereton raises questions about the nature of narrative and of religious rhetoric, and examines the nature of American Protestantism and women's influence on that Protestantism. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780253312136
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
07/22/1991
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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