Contribution of Methodism to Atlantic Canada


SCOBIE, Charles H.H. and John Webster GRANT, (eds.). The Contribution of Methodism to Atlantic Canada. Montreal and Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1992). Pp (4),[v]-ix,(3),[3]-281,(5). 8vo, blue cloth. Of primary Newfoundland interest : Hans Rollman's "Laurence Coughlan and the Originsof Methodism in Newfoundland" (pp.53-76); David G. Pitt's "Methodism and E .J.Pratt: A Study of the Methodist Bachground of a Canadian Poet and Its Influence on His Life and Work" (pp.218-233); John Webster Grant's "MethodistOrigins in Atlantic Canada"; Goldwin French's "Methodism and Education in the Atlantic Provinces, 1800-1874"; and Fred K. Graham's "Methodist Hymn Tunes in Atlantic Canada". 9 other chapters. With an index. Chapters : Owen Chadwick's "John Wesley and the Origins of Methodism"; John Webster Grant's "Methodist Origins in Atlantic Canada"; Hans Rollman's "Laurence Coughlan and the Origins of Methodism in Newfoundland" (pp.53-76); George Rawlyk's "William Black, Henry Alline, and Nova Scotia's First Great Awakening" (pp.7-91); Allen B. Robertson's "'Give All You Can': Methodists and Charitable Causes in Nineteenth-Century Nova Scotia" (pp.92-103; T.W.Acheson's "Methodism and the Problem of Methodist Identity in Nineteenth-Century New Brunswick"; James D. Cameron's "Prince Edward Island Methodist Prelude to Church Union, 1925"; Goldwin French's "Methodism and Education in the Atlantic Provinces, 1800-1874"; Michael Gauvreau's "The Golden Age of the Church College: Mount Allison's Encounter with'Modernist Thought,' 1850-1890"; Thomas B. Vincent's "Methodism and Methodist Poets in the Early Literature of Maritime Canada"; Gwendolyn Davies' "'In the Garden of Christ': Methodist Literary Women in Nineteenth-Century Maritime Canada"; David G. Pitt's "Methodism andE.J.Pratt: A Study of the Methodist Bachground of a Canadian Poet and Its Influence on His Life and Work" (pp.218-233); James Dale's "The Singer's Response to the Word: Charles Wesley's Hymns of Invitation"; and Fred K. Graham's "Methodist Hymn Tunes in Atlantic Canada". With an index. Vg in dj. 25.00

Title: Contribution of Methodism to Atlantic Canada

Author Name: SCOBIE, Charles H.H. GRANT, John Webster ROLLMANN, Hans COUGHLAN, Laurence

Categories: 888,

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1992,:

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Keywords: CANADIAN METHODIST PEI RELIGION NEWFOUNDLAND NOVA SCOTIA CHURCH HISTORY PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND CANADA,