1783-1815: Chapter Nine: Religion
by JOHN O’KEEFE
TOPICS IN THE NEWS
Church and State 329
Ministers on Church-State Relations 330
Congress Debates the First Amendment 331
Early American Catholics 332
Church Membership in the Early Republic 332
Early Missionary Work 334
Observations of a Frenchman 335
The Circuit Rider 336
From Anglicans to Episcopalians 337
Jews in the Early Republic 338
Native Americans 340
New Religions for a New Republic 342
Sacred Songs 343
Protestant Renewal: The Emergence of American Unitarianism 344
Two Catechisms 345
The Rational Religion of Deism 346
The Rise of Evangelicalism 348
The Cane Ridge Camp Meeting 350
The Conversion Experience 351
Richard Allen 354
Francis Asbury 355
Isaac Backus 355
Jarena Lee 356
Samuel Seabury 356
Sidebars and tables are listed in italics.
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