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Christianity

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Advertising cards collection

 Collection — Folder S3144
Identifier: S3144
Scope and Contents This collection includes advertising cards, tickets, brochures and other ephemeral items from merchants and event planners in Indiana, Kansas, Michigan and Missouri, ranging from 1887 to 1976 regarding advertising for products and services as well as special events.

Baptist church history collection

 Collection
Identifier: L189
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records, both originals and photostat copies, of a number of Indiana Baptist churches. Included are records of Baptist churches at Attica, Fountain County (1870-1899); Aurora, Dearborn County (1871-1883); Bloomington, Monroe County (1825-1890); Brown’s Wonder Church, Boone County (1840-1873); Ebenezer and Clear Creek, Morgan County (1830-1891); Eel River District Association, Putnam County (1825-1951); Lick Creek, Fayette County (1814-1912); Little Mt. Zion Church,...

Christian Theological Seminary collection

 Collection
Identifier: L260
Scope and Contents This collection includes sermons, survey responses, an obituary, a minister's biography and last words and miscellaneous items from Anna Stevens and others in Indiana ranging from 1864 to 1935 and undated regarding Biblical scripture, biographies and religious courses in colleges and universities.

First Presbyterian Church of Mount Vernon, Indiana history

 Collection — Folder S2746
Identifier: S2746
Scope and Contents This collection contains two photostat copies of the history of the First Presbyterian Church of Mt. Vernon, Indiana compiled by Jennie L. Wade, William Ruminer, C.H. Fullinwider, Otto C. Klein, and Lena Evertson and written circa 1937. The history includes information regarding the early ministers of the church; the names of charter members of the Young Ladies' Society, the Young People's Christian Endeavor society, the Dorcas Circle, and the Martha Hunter Guild; descriptions of the...

Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends drawing

 Collection — Folder B068
Identifier: B068
Scope and Contents This collection contains one drawing by Mote of the Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends that took place in 1844. John Pease and Jeremiah Hubbard's names are listed. The drawing shows mostly groups of people talking amidst covered wagons.

J. H. Goldman collection

 Collection — Folder S0521
Identifier: S0521
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a certificate issued to Reverend J. H. Goldman on August 3, 1929 to certify that he was an approved “Quarterly Conference Preacher of the Gospel of the Church of the United Brethren in Christ.” It also consists of “A Klansman’s Creed" from the Ku Klux Klan. There are notes from a sermon about the role of a “Klans-man.”

Mary E. Kinnick essay

 Collection — Folder S0783
Identifier: S0783
Scope and Contents This collection contains a short handwritten essay on flowers in the hills and meadows with religious themes by Mary E. Kinnick and dated May 7, 1869.

Paul Herring diary

 Collection — Folder S0640
Identifier: S0640
Scope and Contents This collection includes 97 photocopied pages of Paul Herring's 1873 diary. Herring's entries are in both English and German and he refers to himself as "the writer". Most entries start with a description of the weather and they relate daily activities of his family and himself. Remarks about farming activities are a common theme, but he also describes special days such as Decoration Day (May 30), Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Also included are hymns in German, and poems by...

Reverend George Bush collection

 Collection — Folder S2858
Identifier: S2858
Scope and Contents The collection consists of an 1849 issue of the American Temperance Recorder, “a Monthly Journal for the diffusion of Temperance Knowledge,” being a compilation of essays on living without the consumption of alcoholic beverages. The essays approach the topic of temperance from a religious orientation. Essays in this collection include a sermon titled “Life in Its Origin, Forms and Issues,” by Rev. George Bush, concerning the spiritual nature of life; an essay entitled “The Church in the...

Reverend John Fletcher "Indian's advice" letter

 Collection — Folder S3459
Identifier: S3459
Scope and Contents This collection contains one advice column entitled "Indian's advice" included in a letter from Rev. John Fletcher in 1764 and re-published in 1844.