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Published: 24 December 2013

368 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199567850

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Corporate Holiness

Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

Bob Tennant

  • A detailed exploration of the connection between eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Anglican missions and sermon literature
  • Draws on a comprehensive database of the sermon literature of the SPG, SPCK, and CMS and of the societies' committee minutes to provide hitherto unavailable statistical resources
  • Reveals the development of varying corporate cultures of mission by these three Anglican mission societies and provides new insights into the evangelical culture of Victorian Britain

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