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Title:
Sacraments and the Salvation Army : pneumatological foundations
Author:
Rightmire, R. David, 1951-
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Publication Information:
Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1990.
Physical Description:
xii, 327 pages ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780810823969
Format :
Book

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Central Library BX9721.2 .R54 1990 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

The emergence of the Salvation Army within the context of Victorian England was theologically a part of the late nineteenth century holiness revival. This book examines the historical and theological influences on William Booth's decision to abandon sacramental practice (1833), and investigates the relationship between the Salvation Army's pneumatology and its non-sacramental theology. ...a useful resource for further exploration... --WORSHIP It is significant...provides the broader academic world with more insight into an intentionally non-sacramental community of believers within the wider Body of Christ. --ASBURY THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL


Author Notes

R. David Rightmire (Ph.D., Marquette University) is Professor of Bible and Theology at Asbury College. He has published in several professional journals, including Christian Scholar's Review, Church History, Fides et Historia, and the Wesleyan Theological Journal.


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