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Four Decades With Alabama Baptists

An Oral History Memoir

by George E. Bagley

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Published by Alabama Baptist Historial .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Clergy,
  • Bagley, George E.,,
  • History,
  • Alabama,
  • Bagley, George E,
  • Alabama Baptist State Convention,
  • 1914-,
  • Baptists,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8519263M
    ISBN 100962414905
    ISBN 109780962414909
    OCLC/WorldCa21040252

    In , Rufus Spain argued that Southern Baptists were "at ease in Zion."[2] And five years later, John Lee Eighmy's book gave this phenomenon a title--"cultural captivity."[3] It is significant that Hill appears as a primary source in Alan Scot Willis' new book, All According to God's Plan: Southern Baptist Missions and Race, Richard Aubrey McLemore was a historian who taught and served as president at two Mississippi institutions, directed the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, and wrote and edited several important books about Mississippi history. His wife, Nannie Pitts McLemore, coauthored some of those books. Born in Perry County, Mississippi, on 6 June , Richard McLemore [ ]Author: Ted Ownby.


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