Without benefit of clergy : women and the pastoral relationship in nineteenth-century American culture / Karin E. Gedge.Material type: TextSeries: Religion in America series (Oxford University Press): Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003Description: viii, 290 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0195130200 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Clergy -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Christian women -- Religious life -- United States -- 19th century | Clergy -- Sexual behavior -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Christian women -- Pastoral counseling of -- United States -- 19th century | United States -- Church history -- 19th centuryLOC classification: BR525 | .G43 2003Online resources: Publisher description
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -283) and index.
Introduction: Dim views of the pastoral relationship -- The bellwether ; or, What the traveler saw -- Gone astray ; or, What the public feared -- Mending fences ; or, What the public saw -- Paradoxical pastors ; or, What the novelist imagined -- Forbidden and forgotten territory ; or, Where the pastor feared to tread -- The unsteady shepherd ; or, What the pastor experienced -- Sheep without a shepherd ; or, What women experienced -- Epilogue: Separating the ewes from the rams; or, Seeing through a new lens.
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