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God’s Timetable

Stephen Spector

in Evangelicals and Israel: The Story of American Christian Zionism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195368024
eISBN:
9780199867646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368024.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Judaism

This chapter challenges the claim that all Christian Zionist leaders are inflexible in their insistence that Israel retain every inch of the covenant land, and that they are yearning for the Jews to ... More


Universalizing and De-contextualizing Exotic Religious Resources

Véronique Altglas

in From Yoga to Kabbalah: Religious Exoticism and the Logics of Bricolage

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199997626
eISBN:
9780199380336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199997626.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 3 investigates the doctrines and discourses of the studied movements and also confirms that the popularization of exotic religious resources entails a partial detachment from their specific ... More


1803 to 1837

Jennifer Graber

in The Gods of Indian Country: Religion and the Struggle for the American West

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190279615
eISBN:
9780190279646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190279615.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In 1803, Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory and brought Kiowa lands under the authority of the United States. Over the next 30 years, the federal government worked to purchase Indian ... More


1838 to 1867

Jennifer Graber

in The Gods of Indian Country: Religion and the Struggle for the American West

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190279615
eISBN:
9780190279646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190279615.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

By the late 1830s, Americans increasingly ventured across the Mississippi. Any barrier that had once existed between Native people and Americans began to break down. Indian Territory became ... More


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