In the Name of God

by O. S. Hawkins

In the Name of God

by O. S. Hawkins

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The Colliding Lives, Legends, and Legacies of J. Frank Norris and George W. Truett

In the Name of God tells the story of two of the most iconic figures of national lore, George W. Truett and J. Frank Norris, who dominated much of the first half of twentieth century ecclesiology and culture not just in Fort Worth and Dallas but in the whole of America.

In the Name of God

by O. S. Hawkins

In the Name of God

by O. S. Hawkins

eBook
$23.99

The Colliding Lives, Legends, and Legacies of J. Frank Norris and George W. Truett

In the Name of God tells the story of two of the most iconic figures of national lore, George W. Truett and J. Frank Norris, who dominated much of the first half of twentieth century ecclesiology and culture not just in Fort Worth and Dallas but in the whole of America.

Overview

In the Name of God tells the story of two iconic figures of national lore. George W. Truett and J. Frank Norris dominated the ecclesiology and church culture of much of the first half of the twentieth century, not only in Texas, but in the whole of America. Norris, of First Baptist Church in Fort Worth, and Truett, of First Baptist Church in Dallas, lived lives of conflict and controversy. Each led one of the largest churches in the world in the 1920s and & '30s. Each shot and killed a man, one by accident and the other in self-defense. Together, their lives were a panoply of intrigue, espionage, confrontation, manipulation, plotting, scheming, and even blackmail—in the name of God. Yet together . . . they changed the world.

Overview

In the Name of God tells the story of two iconic figures of national lore. George W. Truett and J. Frank Norris dominated the ecclesiology and church culture of much of the first half of the twentieth century, not only in Texas, but in the whole of America. Norris, of First Baptist Church in Fort Worth, and Truett, of First Baptist Church in Dallas, lived lives of conflict and controversy. Each led one of the largest churches in the world in the 1920s and & '30s. Each shot and killed a man, one by accident and the other in self-defense. Together, their lives were a panoply of intrigue, espionage, confrontation, manipulation, plotting, scheming, and even blackmail—in the name of God. Yet together . . . they changed the world.

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Product Details

  • ISBN:
    9781087743196
  • Status:
    Not Yet Published
  • Release Date:
    09/01/2021
  • Page Count:
    224
  • Carton Qty:
    36

Product Details

  • ISBN:
    9781087743219
  • Status:
    Not Yet Published
  • Release Date:
    09/01/2021
  • Page Count:
    224