Impact of the Civil War on the Presbyterian Church in Michigan
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Impact of the Civil War on the Presbyterian Church in Michigan by Maurice F. Cole

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Published by Michigan Civil War Centennial Observance Commission in Lansing] .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Presbyterian Church in Michigan.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious aspects.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by Maurice F. Cole.
ContributionsMichigan Civil War Centennial Observance Commission.
LC ClassificationsBX8947.M5 C58
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6010035M
LC Control Number66063990

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United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Presbytery of Lake Superior records, United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Saginaw (Mich.) Presbytery of Saginaw records, United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Synod of Michigan. United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Synod of Michigan records, and. Michigan Men in the Civil War Introduction by Ida C. Brown "Civil War has commenced!" "Civil War has commenced! The feverish excitement that has so long existed has now, in great part, given away to a sensation of horror and intense sorrow at the announcement that the long expected yet dreaded storm has burst over Fort Sumter. Everyday Presbyterians felt the war’s impact in their communities and houses of worship. British troops occupied Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Charleston, and Savannah. From New England to the Carolinas Presbyterian churches were seized to quarter troops or damaged by forces loyal to the Crown who saw the revolution as primarily a. In the 20th century, topics such as women's issues, civil rights, and social justice issues have all had an impact on Presbyterian churches as well. Various denominations within the United States have split, reunited, and reorganized on multiple occasions due to internal debates on these and other issues.

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