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The Resource Jesus in America : personal Savior, cultural hero, national obsession, Richard Wightman Fox

Jesus in America : personal Savior, cultural hero, national obsession, Richard Wightman Fox

Label
Jesus in America : personal Savior, cultural hero, national obsession
Title
Jesus in America
Title remainder
personal Savior, cultural hero, national obsession
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wightman Fox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Jesus in America is an exploration of the vital role that the figure of Jesus has played throughout American history. Written by historian, Richard Wightman Fox, this book provides a cultural history of Jesus in America from its origins to today, demonstrating how Jesus is the most influential symbolic figure in our history." "Extensively illustrated with images representing the multitude of American views of Jesus, Jesus in America reveals how fully and deeply Jesus is ingrained in the American experience."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fox, Richard Wightman
Dewey number
232/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BT198
LC item number
.F69 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jésus-Christ
  • Jésus-Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christus
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • United States
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • United States
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Théologie dogmatique
  • États-Unis
  • Cults
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • United States
  • Christologie
  • Rezeption
  • USA
Label
Jesus in America : personal Savior, cultural hero, national obsession, Richard Wightman Fox
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1308/2003056945-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-463) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fruit of thy womb -- The name of Jesus Christ has been spoken : sixteenth and seventeenth centuries -- I was a Christless creature : seventeenth century -- Brimful of a sweet feeling within : eighteenth century -- When shall I see Jesus? : early nineteenth century -- The real presence of distress : mid-nineteenth century -- He tells me I am his own : late nineteenth century -- Jesus was certainly not a Christian : early twentieth century -- For all you care, this wine could be my blood : late twentieth century -- Just tell the love of Jesus
Control code
ocm53361343
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 488 pages
Isbn
9780060628734
Lccn
2003056945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53361343
  • (OCoLC)53361343
Label
Jesus in America : personal Savior, cultural hero, national obsession, Richard Wightman Fox
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1308/2003056945-b.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-463) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fruit of thy womb -- The name of Jesus Christ has been spoken : sixteenth and seventeenth centuries -- I was a Christless creature : seventeenth century -- Brimful of a sweet feeling within : eighteenth century -- When shall I see Jesus? : early nineteenth century -- The real presence of distress : mid-nineteenth century -- He tells me I am his own : late nineteenth century -- Jesus was certainly not a Christian : early twentieth century -- For all you care, this wine could be my blood : late twentieth century -- Just tell the love of Jesus
Control code
ocm53361343
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 488 pages
Isbn
9780060628734
Lccn
2003056945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53361343
  • (OCoLC)53361343

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