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Catholics in the Old South : essays on church and culture, ©1983



  • Publication: ©1983



From the Record Group: 428 items

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vi, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.


Includes bibliographical references and index. Part one. Church and society -- Introduction / Randall M. Miller -- A church in cultural captivity : some speculations on Catholic identity in the old South / Randall M. Miller -- An overview of institutional establishments in the antebellum Southern church / Raymond H. Schwandt -- Catholics and the church in the antebellum upper South / Richard R. Duncan -- Congregations of religious women in the old South / Frances Jerome Woods -- "Splendid poverty" : Jesuit slaveholding in Maryland, 1805-1838 / R. Emmett Curran -- Part two. Society and church -- The failed mission : the Catholic Church and Black Catholics in the old South / Randall M. Miller -- Piety and prejudice : a colored Catholic community in the antebellum South / Gary B. Mills -- The South's Irish Catholics : a case of cultural confinement / Dennis Clark -- Catholic elites in the slaveholding South / Jon L. Wakelyn -- Afterword / Jon L. Wakelyn. LC Classification: BX1410 .C34 1983

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