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Diverging Loyalties: Baptists in Middle Georgia During the Civil War Bruce Gourley

Diverging Loyalties: Baptists in Middle Georgia During the Civil War

Bruce Gourley

Published December 30th 2011
ISBN : 9780881462586
Hardcover
304 pages
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Baptists in the South, rapidly rising to challenge Methodists numerically helped align Southern religion with the Souths black slave culture. The birth of the Southern Baptist Convention in 1945, formed in order to preserve Gods will for theMoreBaptists in the South, rapidly rising to challenge Methodists numerically helped align Southern religion with the Souths black slave culture. The birth of the Southern Baptist Convention in 1945, formed in order to preserve Gods will for the African race, signaled the inevitability of war. This book explores the myriad of ways in which Baptists in Middle Georgia helped shape history before, during, and after the Civil War.