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Handbook of all denominations

containing an account of their origin and history; a statement of their faith and usages : together with the latest statistics on their activities, location, and strength : nineteen fifteen

by Macum Phelan

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Published by Publishing House of the M.E. Church, South, Smith & Lamar, Agents in Nashville, Tenn, Dallas, Tex. ; Richmond, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by M. Phelan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14010767M
    OCLC/WorldCa21389927

      A New Research Project: Editing/Revising the Handbook of Denominations in the United States. Many years ago I began collecting and reading editions of Abingdon Press’s Handbook of Denominations. this is a beautiful hardbound copy in dust jacket of the most recent (12th) edition of this popular ok of denominations in the united states by frank s. d by samuel s. hill and craig d. atwood standard reference volume for information on most all the major denominations in the pagges of like.

    A helpful resource for clergy, laity, journalists, and researchers, this authoritative guidebook to U.S. religions is grouped in family categories of Abrahamic religions, arranged chronologically: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. The information for each group within these families has been provided by the religious organizations themselves and focuses on the denominations' . Great reference book to learn about all of the diferent denominations in the United States and some of the key differences in beliefs and history of each. I love the charts in the back showing how all of the denominations relate to each other. ()/5(4).

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Handbook of Denominations in the United States 13th Edition Hardcover – October 1, by Craig D. Atwood (Editor) out of 5 stars 91 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, October 1, $/5(91). The Handbook of Denominations in the United States has long been the gold standard for reference works about religious bodies in America. The purpose of this Handbook is to provide accurate and objective information about the most significant Christian traditions and denominations in the United States today.

It contains descriptions of over distinct Christian denominations /5(21). Handbook of Denominations In the United States is a dictionary defining the major Christian denominations. It describes denomination as “merely a self-conscious religious organization that includes but is greater than a local community of faith of which Judaism and Islam is not included.” And, “Many newer communities of faith avoid the word ‘denomination’ because it is /5.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Phelan, Macum, b. Handbook of all denominations. Nashville, Tenn., Cokesbury Press, (OCoLC) The Handbook of Denominations has been recognized as an accurate, objective, and comprehensive source of information on denominational groupings in the United States for over half a century.

This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated. However, it maintains the accessibility and readability that have been hallmarks of previous thirteenth /5(10). The Handbook of Denominations was written to help individuals navigate the confusing and shifting waters of American religion.

It is hoped that this volume will help readers better understand not only American religion in all its diversity but also their neighbors who are of a different faith community.

The Handbook of Denominations, also known as Abingdon's Handbook of Denominations, by Frank S. Mead and Samuel Hill, is a reference work on religious denominations, particularly but not exclusively Christian ones, based in North America or extensively represented there (i.e., the Roman Catholic Church).Published by the Nashville, Tennessee-based United Methodist.

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ent denominations—may differ in age, sex, race, wealth, social sta - tus, and ability, true believers are all joined together as one people (Galatians ). All of them share in one Spirit and worship one Lord (Ephesians ). This body is comprised only of believers in Christ.

The way one becomes a member of this universal body. Holy Books The Holy Bible; The Book of Common Prayer ( or ed.) Holy Days/Festivals January 6 Epiphany (Commemorates the beginning of the Christian Mission to the Gentiles.) April Easter Day (Tells of Christ’s resurrection from the dead, teaches that all believers shall be raised up at the last day.

The date of Easter determines. Handbook of All Denominations by Phelan, M. available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was Author: M. Phelan. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Well, sort of. Honestly, I just ordered the central doctrinal works and sermons of the various denominations. However, the Cambridge Companion to Religion series might suit your purpose.

It's a general introduction, and you'd have to get other. Editions for Handbook of Denominations in the United States: (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), Handbook of Denominations in the United States, 14th Edition by Roger E.

Olson, Frank S. Mead, Samuel S. Hill and Craig D. Atwood (, Abingdon Press). The 14th edition of the Handbook of Denominations in the United States came off the press in recent weeks. This is the most widely respected reference volume of its kind, designed for readers.

The Essential Handbook of Denominations and Ministries is an easy-to-use guide to more than of the largest denominations and ministries in the United States. The entries for organizations include a brief history and summary, a contemporary profile, and discussion on doctrinal emphases, creeds, membership, and interdenominational and.

LibraryThing Review User Review - CTSSmithre - LibraryThing. The venerable Handbook of Denominations in the United States is one of the standard reference works for Christian church workers, especially pastors, congregations and anyone curious about what their 4/5(3).

Buy a cheap copy of Handbook of Denominations in the United by Frank S. Mead. This book describes more than religious bodies in the United States -- their historical backgrounds, religious doctrines, and governmental organization; Free shipping over $   Brother Glen, the Handbook of Denominations mentions white Primitive Baptists as a single general group and fails to make any distinction between the various types.

It also mentions the National (Black) Primitive Baptist Convention. This is one of the drawbacks of a book with such a large scope.

The Book of Religions Comprising The Views, Creeds, Sentiments, or Opinions, Of All The Principal Religious Sects In The World Particularly Of All Christian Denominations In Europe and America To Which Are Added Church and Missionary Statistics Together With Biographical Sketches By John Hayward Author of “New England Gazetteer” Boston.

Online Handbook of Denominations A Guide to Churches and Denominations from a Catholic Perspective These changes can be seen in the various Books of Common Prayer, the Anglican worship book.

Over time, different "church parties" developed, often tenuously existing side-by-side. They are described below.Handbook of denominations in the United States / by: Mead, Frank Spencer, Published: () The religious denominations in the United States their history, doctrine, government and statistics: with a preliminary sketch of Judaism, paganism and Mohammedanism / by: Belcher, Joseph, Denominations Christian Supply .Helping you grow for over 50 years!

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