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Perfectionist Persuasion : The Holiness Movement and American Methodism, 1867-1936 - Charles Edwin Jones

Perfectionist Persuasion

The Holiness Movement and American Methodism, 1867-1936

Paperback Published: 28th December 1974
ISBN: 9780810843219
Number Of Pages: 242

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New in Paperback! ..".a model for the kind of study that other denominations now deserve and need."--THE CHRISTIAN CENTURY ..".a sympathetic but balanced treatment...Important for social history collections and essential for those emphasizing the sociology of religion or American religious history."--CHOICE ..".a selective, yet sensitive, authentic account of the movement...No available work competes...in its description of the varied phenomena of the holiness movement."--LEON O. HYNSON, CHRISTIAN SCHOLAR'S REVIEW Cloth edition previously published in 1974.

Editor's Foreword
List of Tables
List of Figures
Methodism's Peculiar Doctrinep. 1
The Church Contextp. 7
The Evangelistsp. 16
The Beulah Landp. 25
The Pilgrimsp. 35
The Come-Outersp. 47
Faith Workp. 62
The Exodusp. 79
The Put-Outersp. 90
The Reunionp. 107
Homep. 121
References and Notes (Chapters 1-11)p. 145
Lasting effects of the camp meeting on the church (photographs)p. 181
National Holiness Camp Meeting sites, 1867-1924p. 184
Presidents of the Christian Holiness Associationp. 188
Summary histories of people helped by holiness rescue homesp. 189
Eight tables: Relative growth of holiness and other bodiesp. 195
Three tables: Holiness and other church membership in citiesp. 199
Holiness church membership, 1906-1936, by state and regionp. 201
Five tables: Statistical survey of holiness and Methodist church membershipp. 209
Indexp. 215
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780810843219
ISBN-10: 0810843218
Series: ATLA Monograph
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 242
Published: 28th December 1974
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.72 x 16.54  x 1.93
Weight (kg): 0.34