A Church with the Soul of a Nation: Making and Remaking the United Church of Canada - NONE (Hardback)
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A Church with the Soul of a Nation: Making and Remaking the United Church of Canada - NONE (Hardback)

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Hardback 464 Pages / Published: 09/12/2013
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"As Canadian as the maple leaf" is how one observer summed up the United Church of Canada after its founding in 1925. But was this Canadian-made church flawed in its design, as critics have charged? A Church with the Soul of a Nation explores this question by weaving together the history of the United Church with a provocative analysis of religion and cultural change.

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press
ISBN: 9780773542488
Number of pages: 464
Weight: 757 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 33 mm


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"In A Church with the Soul of a Nation will stand for a long time as the most thoughtfully and thoroughly developed judgment and will be the gold standard against which other efforts to interpret the history of the United Church must be measured." Mark Noll, Department of History, University of Notre Dame
"In A Church with the Soul of a Nation, Phyllis Airhart provides us with a sweeping and valuable telling of a central Canadian institution, one that echoes powerfully through the last century." Duncan McDowall, Department of History, Queen's University
"A Church with the Soul of a Nation is an excellent introduction to the history of one of Canada's major social institutions. Accessibly written and engaging, it is a good choice for undergraduate courses in Canadian religious history. More broadly, Airhart's interweaving of Canada's religious story and larger themes of nationhood and culture makes this important reading for Canadian historians in general. It is a story worth telling, and Airhart tells it well." Canadian Historical Review

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