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On Religious Liberty : Selections from the Works of Roger Williams

On Religious Liberty : Selections from the Works of Roger Williams - 08 edition

On Religious Liberty : Selections from the Works of Roger Williams - 08 edition

ISBN13: 9780674026858

ISBN10: 0674026853

On Religious Liberty : Selections from the Works of Roger Williams by James Calvin Davis - ISBN 9780674026858
Edition: 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Published: 2008
International: No
On Religious Liberty : Selections from the Works of Roger Williams by James Calvin Davis - ISBN 9780674026858

ISBN13: 9780674026858

ISBN10: 0674026853

Edition: 08

Summary

A major contribution to our understanding of the history of religion in America, this book speaks to issues of church and state and freedom of conscience that still resonate today.

Author Bio

James Calvin Davis is Associate Professor of Religion, Middlebury College .

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Editorial Method

Introduction: Roger Williams and the Birth of an American Ideal

1. Mr. Cotton's Letter Lately Printed, Examined, and Answered

2. Queries of Highest Consideration

3. The Bloody Tenent of Persecution for Cause of Conscience

4. Christenings Make Not Christians

5. The Bloody Tenent Yet More Bloody

6. The Fourth Paper Presented by Major Butler

7. The Examiner Defended in a Fair and Sober Answer

8. The Hireling Ministry None of Christ's

9. George Fox Digg'd out of His Burrowes

10. Selected Letters

Index