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Ballots and Bibles

Ethnic Politics and the Catholic Church in Providence (Cushwa Center Studies of Catholicism in Twentieth-Century America)

by Evelyn Savidge Sterne

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • History of religion,
  • Political control & influence,
  • Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church,
  • Rhode Island,
  • History - U.S,
  • Christianity and politics,
  • Providence,
  • History: American,
  • Christianity - Catholic,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Christianity - Catholicism,
  • Catholic Church,
  • Catholics,
  • History,
  • Immigrants,
  • Political activity

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7848540M
    ISBN 10080144117X
    ISBN 109780801441172

    It’s no surprise that rioters in Portland burned Bibles this past weekend. As we’ve said for weeks now, the spirit behind the riots is the spirit of lawlessness. It is anti-God and anti-Christ, and that’s why synagogues and churches have also been targets. When it comes to the Bible, for some, it is the ultimate symbol of oppression. Of religious tyranny. Of abusive authority. It is the. Book Review: ‘The Bible and the Ballot: Using Scripture in Political Decisions’ by Tremper Longman III. March 3, Review by Jonathan Leeman. Leeman is the editorial director for 9Marks and an elder at Cheverly Baptist Church in Bladensburg, Maryland.

    2 days ago  When a voter shows up to vote in person, the poll book will typically indicate if the voter has been issued a vote-by-mail ballot — and may even show the poll worker if that ballot has already. The Bible and the Ballot demonstrates the proper use of Scripture in contemporary political discussions. Christians regularly invoke the Bible to support their positions on many controversial political topics—gay marriage, poverty, war, religious liberty, immigration, the environment, taxes, etc.—and this book will help facilitate those.

    SANBALLAT. san-bal'-at (canebhallaT; Greek and Vulgate (Jerome's Latin Bible, A.D.) Sanaballat; Peshitta, Samballat): Sanballat the Horonite was, if the appellation which follows his name indicates his origin, a Moabite of Horonaim, a city of Moab mentioned in Isaiah ; Jeremiah ,5,34; Josephus, Ant, XIII, xxiii; XIV, is named along with Tobiah, the Ammonite slave. In a departure from standard histories of immigrants and workers in the United States, Ballots and Bibles views religion as a critical tool for new Americans seeking to influence public affairs. In Providence, this book demonstrates, Catholics used their parishes as political organizing spaces.


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