Born of conviction : white Methodists and Mississippi's closed society / Joseph T. Reiff.
By: Reiff, Joseph TMaterial type: TextPublisher: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, Description: xxi, 384 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780190246815 (cloth : alk. paper); 0190246812 (cloth : alk. paper)Subject(s): Methodist Church -- Mississippi -- History | Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Methodist Church | Mississippi -- Church history | Gulfport (Miss.) -- HistoryDDC classification: 287/.676209046 LOC classification: BX8248.M7 | R45 2016
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Born of conviction cast of characters -- Introduction : at the church steps -- Prelude to a crisis -- Methodism and Mississippi -- The road to born of conviction : sources of dissent -- Mississippi 1962 -- Born of conviction : call and response -- A time to speak -- Methodist ministers shatter vacuum : January 1963 -- Congregational and community responses -- What became of the twenty-eight? -- Spoke out, forced out? -- Continuing exodus -- A mind to stay here -- Memory and legacy -- Assessing and remembering born of conviction -- Legacies of born of conviction.