New Mexican Spanish Religious Oratory, 1800-1900

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University of New Mexico Press, 1997 - Religion - 229 pages
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The sermons collected here in Spanish and English show how nineteenth-century speakers attempted to interpret and apply the Word of God to everyday lives. Steele documents the attempts of all manner of laity and clergy -- Mexican Franciscans and Italian Jesuits, Hispanics and Anglos, Catholics, Methodists, and Presbyterians -- not only to interpret scripture but also to persuade people to amend their behavior.

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Contents

Preface
1
Joseph P Machebeuf
91
El sacerdocio
110
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Steele teaches part time at the University of New Mexico.

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