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Our civil war, as seen from the pulpit

a sermon preached in the Bulfinch-Street church, April 28, 1861

by Alger, William Rounseville

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Published by Cornell University Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / United States / General

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11898317M
    ISBN 101429755873
    ISBN 109781429755870

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Our civil war, as seen from the pulpit: a sermon preached in the Bulfinch-Street church, Ap Paperback – January 1, by William Rounseville Alger (Author)Author: William Rounseville Alger.

The first word our civil war, as seen from the pulpit, should force from us, is a protest against the intrinsic brutality, folly, and crime of this mode of settling controversies. It is a relic of barbarous ages, which we ought to have outgrown long ago, and every recurrence of which is a ghastly satire on our boasted civilization.

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It is a major work of history—an examination of leadership in a rare moment of activism and reform that brought the country closer to its founding ideals/5(92). The Bully Pulpit, like Goodwin’s brilliant chronicles of the Civil War and World War II, exquisitely demonstrates her distinctive ability to combine scholarly rigor with accessibility.

It is a major work of history—an examination of leadership in a rare moment of activism and reform that brought the country closer to its founding ideals. You, too, have seen these things, and I know you also are tired of the war, and are willing to let the civil tribunals resume their place.

And, so far as I know, all the fighting men of our army want peace; and it is only those who have never heard a shot, never heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded and lacerated (friend or foe), that cry. Civil War, in U.S. history, conflict (–65) between the Northern states (the Union) and the Southern states that seceded from the Union and formed the is generally known in the South as the War between the States and is also called the War of the Rebellion (the official Union designation), the War of Secession, and the War for Southern Independence.

The Civil War is Not Just For Americans. the Civil War is seen as the American Revolution part two. Doyle does give a brief mention at the start of the book about why the Civil Rights. Had the pulpit been faithful, we might have been saved from this withering curse. Too often in American history, white evangelicals have either been silent or complicit regarding issues of pressing concern to African Americans, from slavery to lynching to the civil-rights : Thomas Kidd.

The Bully Pulpit, like Goodwin’s brilliant chronicles of the Civil War and World War II, exquisitely demonstrates her distinctive ability to combine scholarly rigor with accessibility.

It is a major work of history—an examination of leadership in a rare moment of activism and reform that brought the country closer to its founding ideals/5(). Rarely have we seen the door slammed shut with such force against ideals of international cooperation and respect.

violence and assassinations, massive public mobilization in support of the ideals that have defined our republican experiment, and civil war. Angela Miller, “Bully Pulpit,” Panorama: Journal of the Association of. I found the books I was referring to in post # It is a two volume set, not a trilogy as I thought.

The Sands of Pride, and The Fires of Pride by William R. Trotter. Both excellent fiction about Wilmington, Fort Fisher, and the Cape Fear Region during the Civil War. In Januarythe "Penny Pulpit" began, publishing one sermon every week; the series continued untila quarter-century after Spurgeon's death.

Every year these sermons were reissued in book form, first as The New Park Street Pulpit (6 volumes, ) and later as The Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit (57 volumes, ). The civil war that began in between the northern population and the republic can be seen as a continuation of the country’s first civil war between a traditional, religious, and tribal society from the northern countryside and a republic led by an educated and urban elite.

confirm that the pulpit was sent north, fitted with its current base, and “preserved as a valued relic in the chaplain’s home.” 6 That home and its belongings are long gone. Not knowing whether the pulpit still existed, I wandered unawares by the lighted displays and prop walls of the Civil War 2 Pulpit, with glass display case opened.

Our love for God must include love for migrants. Nov 8, to the persons fleeing from South Sudan where violence has disrupted because of civil war. The Pulpit Problem. By Tobin Harshaw Ap It took time but less then a hundred years later we fought a civil war to end it.

So while it took time I believe that rather then our founding fathers planting the seeds of slavery into this country, they instead planted seeds of dissent that would eventually grow into emancipation.