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Author: 
Mary Todd
Reviewer: 
Gilson A. C. Waldkoenig

Waldkoenig on Todd, 'Authority Vested: A Story of Identity and Change in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod'


Mary Todd. Authority Vested: A Story of Identity and Change in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. Grand Rapids, MI and Cambridge, U.K.: Eerdmans, 2000. xvi + 336 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8028-4457-6.

Reviewed by Gilson A. C. Waldkoenig (Faculty, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania)
Published on H-AmRel (June, 2000)

Author: 
William M. Newman, Peter L. Halvorson
Reviewer: 
David Thomas

Thomas on Newman and Halvorson, 'Atlas of American Religion: The Denominational Era, 1776-1990'


William M. Newman, Peter L. Halvorson. Atlas of American Religion: The Denominational Era, 1776-1990. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000. 176 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-0345-8.

Reviewed by David Thomas (Department of History and Political Science, Union University)
Published on H-AmRel (June, 2000)

Author: 
Milton Sernett, ed.
Reviewer: 
Anthea Butler

Butler on Sernett, 'African American Religion: A Documentary Witness'


Milton Sernett, ed. African American Religion: A Documentary Witness. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1999. x + 608 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-2449-2; $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-2426-3.

Reviewed by Anthea Butler (Department of Theological Studies, Loyola Marymount University)
Published on H-AmRel (June, 2000)

Author: 
David Edwin Harrell, Jr.
Reviewer: 
David R. Bains

Bains on Harrell, 'The Churches of Christ in the Twentieth Century: Homer Hailey's Personal Journey of Faith'


David Edwin Harrell, Jr. The Churches of Christ in the Twentieth Century: Homer Hailey's Personal Journey of Faith. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 2000. xx + 472 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1008-0.

Reviewed by David R. Bains (Department of Religion and Philosophy, Samford University)
Published on H-AmRel (June, 2000)

Schism and Faithfulness in the Churches of Christ

Author: 
Erskine Clarke
Reviewer: 
Scott M. Langston

Langston on Clarke, 'Wresalin' Jacob: A Portrait of Religion in Antebellum Georgia and the Carolina Low Country'


Erskine Clarke. Wresalin' Jacob: A Portrait of Religion in Antebellum Georgia and the Carolina Low Country. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 2000. xxvii + 207 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8173-1040-0.

Reviewed by Scott M. Langston (Biblical Studies, Southwest Baptist University)
Published on H-AmRel (June, 2000)

Wresalin' Jacob

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