Religion in America: Or, An Account of the Origin, Relation to the Sate, and Present Condition of the Evangelical Churches in the United States. With Notices of the Unevangelical Denominations

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Harper & brothers, 1856 - 696 pages
 

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Contents

Relations between the Church and the Civil Power in the Colo
171
Relations between the Church and the Civil Power in the Colo
179
The Influences of the Union of Church and State as it formerly
185
The Influences of the Union of Church and State 2 In the South
195
State of Religion during the Colonial
201
THE NATIONAL
207
Dissolution of the Union of Church and State in America when
213
Effects of the Dissolution of the Union of Church and State in
228
Whether the General Government of the United States has
235
Whether the Government of the United States may justly be called PAGS Infidel or Atheistical
240
The Government of the United States shown to be Christian by its Acts
243
The Governments of the Individual States organized on the basis of Christianity
247
The Legislation of the States shown to be in favor of Christianity
252
The Legislation of the States often bears favorably though incident ally on the cause of Religion
255
In what cases the action of the Civil Authority may be directed in reference to Religion
258
Review of the ground which we have gone over
261
BOOK IV
262
Foundation of the Voluntary Principle to be sought for in the Char ter and Habits of the People of the United States
265
How Church Edifices are built in Cities and large Towns
268
How Church Edifices are built in New Settlements CHAP V The Voluntary Principle developed How the Salaries of the Pas tors are raised
275
How Ministers of the Gospel are brought forward and how they become settled Pastors
279
The Voluntary Principle developed in Home Missions American Home Missionary Society
282
Presbyterian Board of Domestic Missions under the Direction of the General Assembly
287
Home Missions of the Episcopal Baptist and Reformed Dutch Churches
291
Home Missions of the Methodist Episcopal Church
293
CHAP XI The Voluntary Principle developed Influence of the Voluntary Principle on Education Of Primary Schools
296
Grammarschools and Academies
301
Colleges and Universities
305

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