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The Resource God's new Israel : religious interpretations of American destiny, edited by Conrad Cherry

God's new Israel : religious interpretations of American destiny, edited by Conrad Cherry

Label
God's new Israel : religious interpretations of American destiny
Title
God's new Israel
Title remainder
religious interpretations of American destiny
Statement of responsibility
edited by Conrad Cherry
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The belief that America has been providentially chosen for aspecial destiny has deep roots in the country's past. As both astimulus of creative American energy and a source of Americanself-righteousness, this notion has long served as a motivatingnational mythology. God's New Israel is a collection of thirty-one readings that trace the theme of American destiny under God through major developments in U.S. history. First published in 1971 and now thoroughly updated to reflect contemporary events, it features the words of such prominent and diverse Americans
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cherry, Conrad
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Political messianism
Label
God's new Israel : religious interpretations of American destiny, edited by Conrad Cherry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 American states acting over the part of the children of Israel in the wilderness
  • Nicholas Street
  • The United States elevated to glory and honour
  • Ezra Stiles
  • The republic of the Israelites an example to the American states
  • Samuel Langdon
  • First inaugural address
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • A plea for the west
  • Lyman Beecher
  • Good newes from Virginia
  • Discourses
  • Brigham Young
  • Oration
  • Chief Seattle
  • Passage to India
  • Walt Whitman
  • The star of empire
  • Albert J. Beveridge
  • Alexander Whitaker
  • A modell of Christian charity
  • John Winthrop
  • God's controversy with New England
  • Michael Wigglesworth
  • The latter-day glory is probably to begin in America
  • Jonathan Edwards
  • Our country's place in history
  • Isaac M. Wise
  • The tendencies of American progress
  • Henry Ward Beecher
  • The relation of wealth to morals
  • William Lawrence
  • A white life for two
  • Frances Willard
  • Patriotism
  • C.F. Thomas
  • The battle set in array
  • Henry Ward Beecher
  • National responsibility before God
  • Benjamin M. Palmer
  • Second inaugural address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Our obligations to the dead
  • Horace Bushnell
  • The arrogance of power
  • J. William Fulbright
  • Letter from Birmingham jail
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • The ballot or the bullet
  • Malcolm X
  • Separation of church and state: "Christian nation" and other heresies
  • Ralph Reed
  • Creating a healed world: spirituality and politics
  • Rosemary Radford Ruether
  • Presenting the treaty for ratification
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Annual message to Congress
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Anglo-Saxon destiny and responsibility
  • Reinhold Niebuhr
  • Freedom's new task
  • John Foster Dulles
Control code
ocm38602734
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 410 pages
Isbn
9780807824498
Lccn
98014071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)38602734
Label
God's new Israel : religious interpretations of American destiny, edited by Conrad Cherry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 American states acting over the part of the children of Israel in the wilderness
  • Nicholas Street
  • The United States elevated to glory and honour
  • Ezra Stiles
  • The republic of the Israelites an example to the American states
  • Samuel Langdon
  • First inaugural address
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • A plea for the west
  • Lyman Beecher
  • Good newes from Virginia
  • Discourses
  • Brigham Young
  • Oration
  • Chief Seattle
  • Passage to India
  • Walt Whitman
  • The star of empire
  • Albert J. Beveridge
  • Alexander Whitaker
  • A modell of Christian charity
  • John Winthrop
  • God's controversy with New England
  • Michael Wigglesworth
  • The latter-day glory is probably to begin in America
  • Jonathan Edwards
  • Our country's place in history
  • Isaac M. Wise
  • The tendencies of American progress
  • Henry Ward Beecher
  • The relation of wealth to morals
  • William Lawrence
  • A white life for two
  • Frances Willard
  • Patriotism
  • C.F. Thomas
  • The battle set in array
  • Henry Ward Beecher
  • National responsibility before God
  • Benjamin M. Palmer
  • Second inaugural address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Our obligations to the dead
  • Horace Bushnell
  • The arrogance of power
  • J. William Fulbright
  • Letter from Birmingham jail
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • The ballot or the bullet
  • Malcolm X
  • Separation of church and state: "Christian nation" and other heresies
  • Ralph Reed
  • Creating a healed world: spirituality and politics
  • Rosemary Radford Ruether
  • Presenting the treaty for ratification
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Annual message to Congress
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Anglo-Saxon destiny and responsibility
  • Reinhold Niebuhr
  • Freedom's new task
  • John Foster Dulles
Control code
ocm38602734
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 410 pages
Isbn
9780807824498
Lccn
98014071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)38602734

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