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The Rise and Fall of American Lutheran Pietism
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Paul P. Kuenning
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Mercer University Press

Books about The Rise and Fall of American Lutheran Pietism
Reclaiming Pietism
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Roger E. Olson, Christian T. Collins Winn
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-08 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

The historical movement known as Pietism emphasized the response of faith and inward transformation as crucial aspects of conversion to Christ. Unfortunately, Pietism today is often equated with a “holier-than-thou” spiritual attitude, religious legalism, or withdrawal from involvement in society. In this book Roger Olson and Christian Collins Winn argue
The Old Religion in a New World
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Mark A. Noll
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

A foremost historian of religion chronicles the arrival of Christianity in the New World, tracing the turning points in the development of the immigrant church which have led to today's distinctly American faith.
Pietism, Revivalism and Modernity, 1650-1850
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Fred van Lieburg, Daniel Lindmark
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Pietism can be understood either as a specific German theological tradition emanating from late seventeenth-century reformers as Spener and Francke or as a wider range of practical piety characterising early modern movements as Protestant Puritanism and Methodism as well as Catholic Jansenism. Trying an inclusive definition, an international network programme
The Pietist Impulse in Christianity
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Christian T. Collins Winn, Christopher Gehrz, G. William Carlson, Eric Holst
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-01 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

From intellectual inquiry to spiritual practice to social reform, Pietism has exerted an enormous influence on various forms of Christianity and on Western culture more generally. However, this contribution remains largely unacknowledged or misunderstood in Anglo-American contexts because negative stereotypes--some undeserved, others deserved--tend to cast Pietism as a quietistic and