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The Episcopal Church: Confirmation Instructions in Outline

by Parsons, Edward L.

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1907
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San Francisco: Bolte & Braden, 1907. Pamphlet. 22p with blank pages interspersed for notes, 4.25x6 inches, wraps, staple-bound, wraps mildly soiled, light pencil notes on one page, no copies in OCLC. Parsons (1868-1960) was a social gospel minister in Berkeley and Bishop of the California Diocese of the Episcopal Church. He was associated with the ACLU and Civil Rights… Read more
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Confirmation Instructions in Outline

by Parsons, Edward L.

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1907
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San Francisco: Bolte & Braden, 1907. Pamphlet. 19p, 4.25x4.75 inches, wraps, staple-bound, may be Parson's copy, author's name written in pencil on cover, one-inch tear at bottom of spine, wraps mildly soiled, ink marking from the period on cover and one page, no copies in OCLC. Parsons (1868-1960) was a social gospel minister in Berkeley and Bishop of the… Read more
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To the Church Public: The Church House Philadelphia, May 1907

by The Christian Social Union

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1907
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Philadelphia: organization, 1907. Pamphlet. 4p, wraps, thread-bound, 3.5x6 inches, front cover discolored else very good condition. Public proclamation of the Christian Social Union's split from the Church Association for the Advancement of the Interests of Labor, an Episcopalian social gospel organization that addressed workers' labor and housing conditions. CSU declares that the CAIL's goals are too narrow (read as… Read more
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Berkeley: author, 1910. single sheet, printed on one side, mild wear with one-inch tear on right edge and several small tears along bottom edge, no copies in OCLC. Parsons makes the case for a more democratic structure of including lay persons in church decisions. Parsons (1868-1960) was a social gospel minister in Berkeley and Bishop of the California Diocese… Read more
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Palestine and saints in Caesar's household

by Powell, Adam Clayton, Sr

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1939
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New York: Richard R. Smith, 1939. Hardcover. viii, 217p., first edition, very good condition in the original cloth binding, many unopened pages, number in grease pencil on free front endpaper. The retired pastor of the Abyssinian Baptist Church, succeeded by his son Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., details his trip to the middle east in the book's first five chapters,,… Read more
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Palestine and saints in Caesar's household

by Powell, Adam Clayton, Sr

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1939
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New York: Richard R. Smith, 1939. Hardcover. viii, 217p., first edition, very good condition in the original cloth binding with spine lettering dulled. The retired pastor of the Abyssinian Baptist Church details his trip to the middle east in the book's first five chapters,, and discusses the types of ministers - fundamentalist, modernists and progressives - and the importance… Read more
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He died for us

by Traubel, Horace

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Published
1902
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Philadelphia: Horace Traubel, 1902. pp. 23-35, a sewn signature, letterpress on rag paper, rubricated title and blurbs, 9.5x6.5 inch wraps somewhat dust-soiled, partly unopened. Social gospel view of Jesus. Collects: three: Philadelphia, The Conservator. Traubel one of Walt Whitman's literary executors, was known as the 'Socialist Walt Whitman.'.
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The soul of America in her prophets

by Strong, Sydney, ed

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Published
1934
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Seattle, WA: n.pub, 1934. 48p., wraps, rear wrap creased and slightly abraded, 4.5x6 inches. Rev. Sydney Strong was active in the social gospel movement and father of Anna Louise Strong. The prophets quoted from included Paine, Garrison, Lincoln, Debs, Ingersoll, Whitman and others.
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image of The path of labor. Theme: Christianity and the world's workers. Authors, M. Katharine Bennett, Grace Scribner, John E. Calfee, A.J. McKelway, L.H. Hammond, Miriam L. Woodberry [and] Walter C. Rauschenbusch

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New York: Council of Women for Home Missions, 1918. viii, 192p., wraps slightly chipped, minor foxing, front., illus. Interdenominational home mission study course. Chapters include In mountain and mills, Among Negro laborers, In lumber camps and mines.
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Large fortunes; or, Christianity and the labor problem

by Richardson, Charles

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Published
1888
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1888. 88p., first edition, minor pencil marginalia, original cloth binding slightly soiled with minor edgewear.
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