Small-Town Protestantism in Nineteenth-Century Germany: Living Lost Faith

Small-Town Protestantism in Nineteenth-Century Germany: Living Lost Faith

by Michael B. McDuffee

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780820462233
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Publication date: 06/12/2003
Series: American University Studies Series: Series 7: Theology and Religion , #224
Pages: 151
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.20(d)

About the Author

The Author: Michael B. McDuffee is Professor of History and Historical Theology at Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, Illinois. He earned his Ph.D. in comparative European history from Brandeis University, Watham, Massachusetts. Professor McDuffee continues to explore the role of religious life in modern and postmodern culture.

Table of Contents

Introduction1
Chapter 1The Town of Butzbach, Its Character and Setting9
Chapter 2Protestant Christianity: A Child's Religion15
Chapter 3De-Christianized Clergy and Laity25
Chapter 4Catechism Instruction Lost57
Chapter 5Confirmed: Centerpiece of Protestant Identity71
Chapter 6The Changing Protestant Mind87
Chapter 7... With Shifting Emphasis103
Conclusion111
Notes115
Sources Consulted145

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