The Questing Spirit: Religion in the Literature of Our Time

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Halford Edward Luccock, Frances Brentano
Coward-McCann, 1947 - American literature - 717 pages

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Contents

Introduction
37
Ben Hecht
40
A ShortShort Foreword 53 The Editors
57
They Cast Lots for His Robe 76 Lloyd C Douglas
68
On the Road to Damascus 86 Donn Byrne
86
Music on the Muskatatuck 128 Jessamyn West
128
The Pragmatist 140 Dorothy Canfield Fisher
141
John the Six 193 Josephine W Johnson
185
From The Stations of the Cross 380 William A Donaghy S
380
PERSONAL RELIGION
387
On a Subway Express 395 Chester Firkins
398
Expectans Expectavi 403 Charles Hamilton Sorley
404
Exit God 410 Gamaliel Bradford
411
SOCIAL RELIGION
421
There Is a River 422 Jane Addams
431
Christ in Flanders 439 L W Lucy Whitmell
441

Child of God 195 Roark Bradford
223
Answer to Prayer 227 H G Wells
251
Lizette Woodworth Reese
266
HUMOR AND SATIRE
268
Prelude to Poetry 265 The Editors
271
Edwin Arlington Robinson
275
From Interlude for a Solitary Flute 281 Samuel Hoffenstein
285
And with No Language But a Cry 287 Amos N Wilder
288
The Scribe 292 Walter de la Mare
294
FAITH
301
A Winter Tide 307 Robert Nathan
312
Hymn to God 318 Arthur Symons
321
Gods Funeral 327 Thomas Hardy
329
New England Gothic 332 Rachel Field
336
The Creation 341 James Weldon Johnson
346
Thomas S Jones
350
Gates and Doors 356 Joyce Kilmer
357
Heard Immanuel Singing 365 Vachel Lindsay
367
William E Brooks
373
Gods Dreams 448 Thomas Curtis Clark
451
Thomas Thornely
458
John Banister Tabb
464
Prologue to Drama 473 The Editors
476
Brother Sun 513 Laurence Housman
522
EscapePart II Episode IX 528 John Galsworthy
533
Susan and God 552 Rachel Crothers
540
This We Believe 591 The Editors
591
WHITHER MANKIND
613
JESUS
625
PRAYER AND WORSHIP
635
PERSONAL RELIGION
651
SOCIAL RELIGION
663
Lack of Fellowship Is Hell 671 John Haynes Holmes
673
From The Mysterious Universe 677 Sir James Jeans
681
WAR AND PEACE
689
Yet Will I Trust in Him 689 James B Conant
697
Index of First Lines
713
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