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Author Early, Joseph E. (Joseph Everett), 1970-

Title A Texas Baptist power struggle : the Hayden controversy / by Joseph E. Early, Jr. ; foreword by John W. Storey
Published Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 172 pages)
Contents List of Illustrations; Foreword by John W. Storey; Preface; 1. Problems on the Horizon; 2. An Unhappy Marriage; 3. Bad Blood in Dallas Leads to Ill Will Across Texas; 4. B.H. Carroll Takes the Lead; 5. Hayden's Reform Movement; 6. Winner Takes It All; photo section; 7. The End of an Era; 8. Yesterday and Today; Appendix A Dallas Church Vindicated; Appendix B The Memorial; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Tells how Samuel Augustus Hayden, almost destroyed the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT). In the final decades of the nineteenth century, Hayden caused such unrest among Texas Baptists, that he was expelled from the state body. He created the Baptist Missionary Association (BMA), which continued to fight perceived oppression by the BGCT
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 158-165) and index
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Subject Hayden, Samuel Augustus.
Baptist General Convention of Texas -- History.
Baptists -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Texas -- Church history.
Genre/Form Church history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005016502
ISBN 1423797973 (electronic bk.)
1574411950 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781423797975 (electronic bk.)
9781574411959 (cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)