Origins of the Salvation Army
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Origins of the Salvation Army by Norman H. Murdoch

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Published by Univerwsity of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English


  • Salvation Army -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementNorman H. Murdoch.
LC ClassificationsBX9715 .M87 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 241 p. :
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22190367M
ISBN 100870498584
LC Control Number94-9334

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William Booth began The Salvation Army in as a means to help the suffering souls throughout London who were not willing to attend – or even welcomed into – a traditional church. Thieves, prostitutes, gamblers, and drunkards were among his first converts to Christianity, and as his ministry grew, the gospel of Jesus Christ was spread far and wide to the poor, the . In Darkest England Now: A Salvation Army Survey of Religious and Social Conditions in Britain Eighty Years After William Booth's Blue-print for Salvation ISBN () Hardcover, Hodder and Stoughton,   Salvation Army founded In the East End of London, revivalist preacher William Booth and his wife Catherine establish the Christian Mission, later . Modern Jesus Army: A good collection of books of interest to Christians, ranging from the early Church Fathers to modern writers on philosophy and religion. Here are titles by the Army's founders: Catherine Booth: Aggressive Christianity, Female Teaching (pdf files) William Booth: Darkest England, Purity of Heart, A Vision of the Lost (pdf files).

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