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Sociological Study of the Bible

Sociological Study of the Bible

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By Louis WALLIS

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SOCIOLOGICAL STUDY OF THE BIBLEBy Louis WALLISTHE UIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESSCHICAGO, ILLIOISCOPYRIGHT 1912 BYLouis WALLISCOTETSFAGEPREFATORY ixPART IPRELIMIARY VIEW OF THE BIBLE PROBLEMCHAPTER I. ITRODUCTIO 3II. THE ORIGI OF THE HEBREW ATIO .... 17III. PLA OF THE PRESET STUDY 25PART IIELEMETS OF THE BIBLE PROBLEMIV. THE MAKIG OF THE OLD TESTAMET .... 30V. THE ACIET SEMITIC PEOPLES 38VI. KISHIP ISTITUTIOS OF ISRAEL 40VII. IDUSTRIAL ISTITUTIOS OF ISRAEL 49VIII. EARLY RELIGIOUS ISTITUTIOS OF ISRAEL ... 62PART IIIDEVELOPMET OF BIBLE RELIGIOIX. GEERAL CODITIOS OF THE DEVELOPMET . . 86X. THE COFLICTIG STADPOITS 88
 
XI. PEOPLES AD GODS I THE JUDGES PERIOD ... 98XII. SAUL S KIGDOM I THE HILLS 114XIII. COALESCECE OF THE RACES 120XIV. THE "ICREASE" OF YAHWEH 128XV. THE GROUPIG OF THE GODS 133XVI. THE ITERACTIO OF TEDECIES 140XVII. THE BEGIIG OF THE MISHPAT STRUGGLE . . . 141XVIII. THE PROPHETS AD THE MISHPAT STRUGGLE . . 147XIX. THE MISHPAT STRUGGLE TAKES FIAL FORM . . 172XX. RELIGIOUS EFFECT OF THE EXILE 203XXI. THE JEWISH CHURCH AD THE TORAH . . . . 209XXII. JUDAISM AS EXTERAL AUTHORITY 213-XXIII. JUDAISM REJECTS THE SOCIAL PROBLEM . . . . 216XXIV. THE STRUGGLE FOR DELIVERACE . 220viii COTETSPART IVTHE SPREAD OF BIBLE RELIGIOCHAPTER PAGEXXV. THE WORK OF JESUS 229XXVI. CHRISTIAITY AD THE SOCIAL PROBLEM . ... 239-XXVII. THE CATHOLIC CHURCH 242XXVEII. CATHOLICISM REJECTS THE SOCIAL PROBLEM . . . 248-XXLX. THE COVERSIO or THE BARBARIAS .... 252XXX. CATHOLICISM AS EXTERAL AUTHORITY .... 255
 
XXXI. JUSTIFICATIO BY WORKS 258PART VTHE BIBLE AD ITS RELIGIO I THE MODER WORLDXXXII. PROTESTATISM AD THE SOCIAL PROBLEM . . . 264XXXIII. PROTESTATISM AS EXTERAL AUTHORITY . . . 279XXXIV. PROTESTATISM REJECTS THE SOCIAL PROBLEM . . 285XXXV. MODER SCIETIFIC BIBLE-STUDY 289XXXVI. SEPARATIO OF CHURCH AD STATE 292XXXVTI. THE MODER SOCIAL AWAKEIG 294,APPEDIX (ote on the History of Sociological Bible-Study) . . 299IDEX OF SUBJECTS 303PREFATORYThis book is an evolutionary study of Christendom.Although it largely takes the form of research into ancienthistory, it is in substance an inquiry into vital questions of today. Owing to the recent separation of Church and State,there is a tendency to take for granted that religion dealsonly with matters of belief about things that have no concernfor "practical" persons, or that it relates only to private,individual affairs. Hence the need for pointing out that thevital religious ideas of Christian society took shape in responseto a social pressure as tremendous and compelling as thatin which we live today.The present social revival of the church is part of a widerawakening which extends beyond the limits of religiousinstitutions, and which has already put its deep mark on theage. Although every period of history has its own difficulties,there are times in which the social problem bids for attentionmore acutely and insistently than at others; and the presentseems to be such a time. The purpose of this book is to state,as clearly and simply as possible, the relation of the Bible to*the social problem. The title Sociological Study of the Bibleseems to carry much of its own explanation with it. But theterm "sociology" is a new one; and some prefatory statementof the general drift of the treatise will therefore be of more thanusual assistance to the reader.In the first place, this book takes the standpoint of what is

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