Download e-book for iPad: Brahmin Prophet: Phillips Brooks and the Path of Liberal by Gillis J. Harp

By Gillis J. Harp

ISBN-10: 0847699609

ISBN-13: 9780847699605

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ISBN-13: 9780847699612

The Reverend Phillips Brooks, writer of the cherished Christmas Carol, O Little city of Bethlehem, used to be undeniably the most renowned preachers of Gilded Age the United States. even if, only a few severe experiences of his lifestyles and paintings exist. during this insightful publication, Gillis J. Harp areas Brooks's spiritual idea in its right historic, cultural, and ecclesiastical contexts whereas clarifying the resources of Brooks's thought. the result's a fuller, richer portrait of this luminous determine and of this transitional period in American protestantism.

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