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Author Robins, R. G.

Title A.J. Tomlinson : plainfolk modernist / R.G. Robins
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004


Description 1 online resource (x, 316 pages) : illustrations
Series Religion in America series
Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Contents Part I. Radical holiness world of A.J. Tomlinson -- Holiness, modernity, and American evangelicalism before the divide -- Radical holiness -- Radical holiness and plainfolk modernism -- Radical ethics: race, women, and holiness considered and reconsidered -- Part II. A.J. Tomlinson: plainfolk modernist -- Family tradition -- Portrait of the patriarch as a young man -- Quaker holiness -- Day of small things -- Guides to holiness -- Visions of Eden -- Culture wars -- Twighlight in Eden -- Church of God -- Pentecost! -- Order in the courts -- A.J. ascendant
Summary Robins' biography of Tomlinson recreates the world in which he operated, and through his story offers a reinterpretation of the origins of Pentecostalism, and sheds new light on the roots of some of the 20th century's most vigorous popular religious movements
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-309) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tomlinson, A. J.
Tomlinson, A. J.
Church of God (Cleveland, Tenn.) -- Clergy -- Biography
Church of God (Cleveland, Tenn.) -- History
Church of God (Cleveland, Tenn.)
Church of God Cleveland, Tenn.
RELIGION -- Messianic Judaism.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
ISBN 142375669X