Christianity Bibliography

Ahlstrom, Sydney E. Religious History of the American People, 2nd ed. (New Haven: Yale University Press), 2004.

Albanese, Catherine L. America, Religions and Religion, 4th ed. (Independence, KY: Cengage Learning), 2006.

Ariarajah, Wesley. The Bible and People of Other Faiths (Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock Publishers), 2009.

Arinze, Cardinal Francis. “The Urgency of Dialogue with Non-Christians.” Origins 14:39, 14 March, 1985.

Arrington, Leonard J. and Davis Bitton. The Mormon Experience: A History of the Latter-day Saints (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 1992.

Balmer, Randall.  Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 2006.

“Baptism,” in Encyclopedia of Religion, vol. 2. Mircea Eliade (ed.) (New York: Macmillan Publishing Company), 1993.

Burr, Nelson Rollin. A Critical Bibliography of Religion in America, 2 vols. (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press), 1961.

Castelli, Jim. “Vatican II: 30 Years on the Road From Road.” U.S. Catholic, September 1995.

Cox, Harvey. Fire From Heaven: The Rise of Pentecostal Spirituality and the Reshaping of Religion in the Twenty-first Century (Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press), 2001.

Cross, F.L. and E.A. Livingstone (eds.). Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, 3rd ed. (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 2005.

Dawe, Nancy Anne. “‘Mysterious Pilgrimage’ in Atlanta.” Presbyterian Survey, October 1993.  

Dolan, Jay P. The American Catholic Experience: A History from Colonial Times to the Present (Garden City, NY: Doubleday), 1985.

Ellis, John Tracy (ed.). Documents of American Catholic History (Milwaukee: Bruce Publishing Co.), 1956. Now being published by Forgotten Books.

Floyd, Samuel A. Jr. The Power of Black Music (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 1996.

Gaustad, Edwin S and Mark A. Noll (eds.). A Documentary History of Religion in America, 2 vols. (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.), 2003.

Geisendorfer, James V. A Directory of Religious and Parareligious Bodies and Organizations in the United States (Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press), 1990.

George, Timothy. “What We Mean When We Say, It’s True.” Christianity Today, October 23, 1995.

Gioia, Francesco. Interreligious Dialogue: The Official Teaching of the Catholic Church (1963-1995) (Boston: Pauline Books), 1997.

Goldberger, Paul. “The Gospel of Church Architecture, Revised.” New York Times, April 20, 1995.

Gomes, Peter. The Good Book: Reading the Bible with Mind and Heart. (New York: HarperOne), 2002.

Guerrero, Andres G. A Chicano Theology (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books), 1987.

Guillermo, Artemio R. Churches Aflame: Asian Americans and United Methodism (Nashville: Abingdon Press), 1991.

Hackett, David G. Religion and American Culture, A Reader (New York: Routledge), 2003.

Hackett, David R. “Living Out a Vision. A Vietnamese Congregation Demonstrates Risk and Sacrifice.”  Presbyterians Today, July/August 1995.

Handlin, Oscar. Boston’s Immigrants: A Study in Acculturation (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press), 1991.

Handy, Robert. A Christian America: Protestant Hopes and Historical Realities, 2nd ed (New York: Oxford University Press), 1984.

Hutchison, William R. The Modernist Impulse in American Protestantism (Durham, NC: Duke University Press Books), 1992.

Hutchison, William R. (ed.). Between the Times: the Travail of the Protestant Establishment in America 1900-1960 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), 1989.

Jones, Lindsay (ed.). The Encyclopedia of Religion, 15 vols. (New York: Macmillan Publishing Company), 2004.

Keener, Craig S. “Kisses and Veils: Finding what the Bible means by knowing what it meant.” Christianity Today, October 23, 1995.

Kim, David Kyuman. “Becoming: Korean Americans, Faith and Identity.” M.Div. Thesis, Harvard Divinity School 1993.

Kim, Illsoo. New Urban Immigrants: The Korean Community in New York (Princeton: Princeton University Press), 1981.

Kim, Min-Young. “The Great Awakening: The Korean-American Christian Church.” Religion 11 Term Paper, Harvard University, 1994.

King, Martin Luther Jr. Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community (Boston: Beacon Press), 2010.

Leone, Mark P. Roots of Modern Mormonism (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press), 1979.

Limouris, Gennadios (ed.). Icons: Windows on Eternity (Geneva: World Council of Churches), 1990.

Lippy, Charles H. And Peter W. Williams (eds.). Encyclopedia of the American Religious Experience: Studies of Traditions and Movements, 3 vols. (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons), 1988.

Lossky, Nicholas et. al. (eds.). Dictionary of the Ecumenical Movement (Geneva: World Council of Churches), 2002.

Marty, Martin E. Pilgrims in Their Own Land: 500 Years of Religion in America (New York: Penguin Books), 1985.

Matsuoka, Fumitaka. Out of Silence: Emerging Themes in Asian American Churches (Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock Publishers), 2009.

Maxwell, Joe. “Black Southern Baptists.” Christianity Today, May 15, 1995.

Melton, J. Gordon. Encyclopedia of American Religions, 4th ed. (Detroit: Gale Research, Inc.), 1993.

Melton, J. Gordon. Religious Bodies in the United States: A Directory (New York: Garland Publishing), 1992.

Murphy, Larry G., J. Gordon Melton, and Gary L. Ward, eds. Encyclopedia of African American Religions (New York: Garland Publishing, Inc.), 1993.

Noley, Homer. First White Frost: Native Americans and United Methodism (Nashville: Abingdon Press), 1991.

Noll, Mark A.  Eerdmans’ Handbook to Christianity in America (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company), 1983.

Noll, Mark A. A History of Christianity in the United States and Canada (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing), 1992.

Noll, Mark A. et. al. The Search for Christian America (Colorado Springs: Helmers & Howard), 1989.

Oleksa, Michael. Orthodox Alaska (Crestwood, NY: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press), 1992.

Orsi, Robert Anthony. The Madonna of 115th Street: Faith and Community in Italian Harlem, 1880-1950, 3rd ed. (New York: Yale University Press), 2010.

Pai, Young, Delores Pemberton and John Worley. Findings on Korean-American Early Adolescents and Adolescents (Kansas City, MO: University of Missouri, Kansas City), 1987.

Queen, Edward L., Stephen R. Prothero and Gardiner H. Shattuck, Jr. The Encyclopedia of American Religious History, 3 vols. (New York: Facts on File), 2009.

Reagon, Bernice Johnson (ed.). We’ll Understand It Better, By and By: Pioneering African American Gospel Composers (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press), 1992.

Reid, Daniel G. (ed.). Dictionary of Christianity in America (Downers Grove, Illinois: Intervarsity Press), 1990.

Ribadeneira, Diego. “US Catholics Seek Key Church Changes.” Boston Globe, May 31, 1996.

Scanzoni, Letha D. and Virginia R. Mollenkott. Is the Homosexual My Neighbor? A Positive Christian Response (New York: HarperOne), 1994.

Shipps, Jan. Mormonism: The Story of a New Religious Tradition (Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press), 1984.

Shulman, Albert M. The Religious Heritage of America (San Diego: A.S. Barnes & Co., Inc.), 1981.

Stimson, Eva. “Disaster Response: A New Mission Frontier.” Presbyterians Today, July/August 1995.

Thernstrom, Stephan (ed.). Harvard Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Groups (Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press), 1980.

Villafane, Eldin. The Liberating Spirit: Toward an Hispanic American Pentecostal Social Ethic (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing), 1993.

Walker, Wyatt Tee. Somebody’s Calling My Name: Black Sacred Music and Social Change (Valley Forge, PA: Judson Press), 1979.

Ware, Timothy. The Orthodox Church (New York: Penguin Books), 1993.

Washington, James Melvin. Conversations with God: Two Centuries of Prayers by African Americans (New York: HarperCollins), 1995.

Weyr, Thomas. Hispanics U.S.A.: Breaking the Melting Pot (New York: HarperCollins), 1988.

Williams, Peter W. America’s Religions From Their Origins to the Twenty-First Century (Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press), 2008.

Williams, Peter W. Popular Religion in America: Symbolic Change and the Modernization Process in Historical Perspective (Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press), 1989.

Williamson, William B. (ed.). An Encyclopedia of Religions in the United States: One Hundred Religious Groups Speak for Themselves (New York: Crossroads), 1992.

Wilson, John F. (ed.). Church and State in America: A Bibliographical Guide (New York: Greenwood Press), 1987.

Wilson, John F. and Donald L. Drakeman (eds.). Church and State in American History: The Burden of Religious Pluralism (Boston: Beacon Press), 1987.

Wilson-Dickson, Andrew. The Story of Christian Music from Gregorian Chant to Black Gospel (Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress Publishers), 2003.

Wind, James P. and James W. Lewis. American Congregations, 2 vols. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press), 1998.