Canada's religions : an historical introduction / Robert Choquette
- Choquette, Robert, 1938-
- Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- xviii, 464 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
- The religious world of Canada's Amerindians -- European religions on the eve of encounter -- The encounter between Amerindians and Europeans -- Missions of many kinds -- The development of the Catholic church -- Theology, beliefs, customs, and piety -- The church, the British conquest, and the Québec act -- Revivals in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries -- Missionary agencies -- The churches and the state -- The evangelical crusade -- Alternatives to the evangelical crusade -- Confessional education -- Modernity versus conservatism -- Social Christianity -- Secularization and church reform -- Immigration and religions -- Alternative religions -- The future of religions in Canada.
- 0776605577 (pbk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages -458) and index.
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