Our Cause for His Glory: Christianisation and Emancipation in Jamaica
$9.99
Our Cause for His Glory: Christianisation and Emancipation in Jamaica
By Gordon, Shirley C.
US$ 9.99
Book Description

A comprehensive historical study that describes the varied and various encounters of the Jamaican people with Christianity in the thirty years following emancipation as enslaved peoples under British colonialism. An excellent and resourceful guide for students of history and theology in particular and post-emancipation Caribbean studies in general.

Table of Contents
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Abbreviations
  • Chapter 1 Postemancipation Perspectives
  • Chapter 2 European Missionary Christianity
    • The Missionary Heyday
    • Religious Education
    • Promotion of Free Villages
    • Decline of Missionary Christianity
  • Chapter 3 Jamaican Initiatives in Missionary Christianity
  • Chapter 4 Jamaican Christian Groups
  • Chapter 5 The Great Revival
  • Chapter 6 Social Consciences
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E
    • F
    • G
    • H
    • I
    • J
    • K
    • L
    • M
    • N
    • O
    • P
    • Q
    • R
    • S
    • T
    • U
    • V
    • W
    • Y
    • Z
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