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Converting Women: Gender and Protestant Christianity in Colonial South India

Eliza F. Kent

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780195165074
eISBN:
9780199835171
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195165071.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book explores the conversion of Indians to Protestant Christianity in the 19th century. It is divided into two parts. Part I focuses on the social, religious, ideological, and historical ... More


Conclusion: Indian Christianity and Conversion

Eliza F. Kent

in Converting Women: Gender and Protestant Christianity in Colonial South India

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780195165074
eISBN:
9780199835171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195165071.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter summarizes the contributions made by this volume on the study of Indian Christianity. It highlights its place within the larger religious landscape in India, and what Indian Christianity ... More


Epilogue: Feathers and Crosses

Linford D. Fisher

in The Indian Great Awakening: Religion and the Shaping of Native Cultures in Early America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199740048
eISBN:
9780199949892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740048.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This epilogue considers the ways in which ideas about religion and conversion play out in present-day Native communities in southern New England. By looking at the present-day Indian churches at ... More


The Suffering Indian Nun and the Wandering (Drunken) Irish Priest: Orientalism and Celticism Unplugged

Corinne G. Dempsey

in Bringing the Sacred Down to Earth: Adventures in Comparative Religion

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199860333
eISBN:
9780199919598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199860333.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter draws from fieldwork in Kerala, south India, and from folkloric and historical materials from northwestern Ireland to explore the heroic figures of the wandering priest and the suffering ... More


Introduction: Indian American Christianity in Motion

Prema A. Kurien

in Ethnic Church Meets Megachurch: Indian American Christianity in Motion

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781479804757
eISBN:
9781479845477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804757.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the differences in the models of Christianity embraced by first- and second-generation Indian Americans, and the influence of American evangelicalism and megachurches on the ... More


Dalit Arts and the Failure of Aesthetics

Michelle Voss Roberts

in Tastes of the Divine: Hindu and Christian Theologies of Emotion

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780823257386
eISBN:
9780823261536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257386.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter looks to Dalit activism in India for answers to some of the challenges raised by the predominance of the religio-aesthetic emotions of peace and love in Indian traditions. Although many ... More


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