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Righteous Armies, Holy Causes Apocalyptic Imagery and the Civil War by Terrie Dopp Aamodt

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Published by Mercer University Press .
Written in English


  • U.S. History - Civil War And Reconstruction (1860-1877),
  • Religion,
  • Christianity,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Philosophy,
  • United States,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Christianity - General,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8317610M
ISBN 100865547386
ISBN 109780865547384

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RIGHTEOUS ARMIES, HOLY CAUSE [Terrie Aamodt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1). Get this from a library! Righteous armies, holy cause: apocalyptic imagery and the Civil War. [Terrie Dopp Aamodt; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- "History is filled with cataclysmic events that trigger religious responses. The Civil War, however, was unusual for the congruity of interpretations on both sides. Righteous Armies, Holy Cause,Apocalyptic Imagery and the Civil War,Righteous Armies, Holy Cause: Apocalyptic Imagery and the Civil War,,Civil War,None,Aamodt. fenders of the cause as righteous and holy. In the appendix are forty-two selections of poetry from both ideological and racial perspectives. The wis‐ dom of including such sources cannot be denied, in that they magnify the point of the work, which is that the war would result in a bitter end for one side or another.

List of Illustrations: p. vi: Acknowledgments: p. vii: Preface: p. ix: Battle Poems, Storms, and Volcanoes: Icons of the Apocalypse: p. 1: The Road to Armageddon. Righteous Armies, Holy Causes: Apocalyptic Imagery and the Civil War by Terrie D. Aamodt. Mercer University Press, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. Verse - Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy; literally, according to the best manuscripts, ye shall be holy - future for imperative. The words occur five times in the Book of Leviticus. God had called the Israelites to be his peculiar people, a kingdom of priests and a holy nation (Exodus , 6).Missing: Righteous Armies. (11) He that is unjust, let him be unjustBetter, Let him that is unjust, do injustice still; and let the foul pollute himself still; and let the righteous do righteousness still; and let the holy sanctify himself still. Two pairs are selected to stand as representatives of the good and of the bad: in these four are included all classes of godly and ungodly: those who sin against.

  In a beautifully written, carefully researched monograph, Terrie Dopp Aamodt explores the development of apocalyptic postmillennial thought from the American ReAuthor: Curtis D. Johnson. Righteous armies, sometimes called irregular armies or militias, are informal civilian militias that have appeared several times in Korean history, when the national armies were in need of assistance. The first righteous armies emerged during the Khitan invasions of Korea and the Mongol invasions of Korea. They subsequently rose up during the Japanese invasions of Korea, the first and second Manchu invasions, and during the Japanese occupation and preceding events Hangul: 의병. In the Gospel of John, God is righteous () and the Holy Spirit, the Paraclete, has a specific role with respect to righteousness (John John ). It is the unique work of the Spirit, who comes into the world in the name of Jesus the Messiah, to convince/convict the world of righteousness. To Unionists it promised the purgation of the last great sin -- slavery -- that kept the United States from fulfilling its millennial promise. To Confederates it held out the hope of removing .