Aimee Semple Mcpherson and the Resurrection of Christian America

by Matthew Avery Sutton

Hardcover, 351 pages, Harvard Univ Pr, List Price: $26.95 | purchase

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Examines the life and career of mid-twentieth-century evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson in terms of her role as a pioneer in the movement of Pentecostal Christianity from the margins of Protestantism to mainstream American culture, explaining how her integration of politics and faith set the stage for the growth of the religious right.

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