Stretching the heavens : the life of Eugene England and the crisis of modern Mormonism /

"Eugene England (1933-2001)-one of the most influential and controversial intellectuals in the history of modern Mormonism-abided in the crossfire between religious tradition and reform. This first serious biography, by leading historian Terryl Givens, shimmers with the personal tensions felt d...

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Author / Creator: Givens, Terryl (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2021.
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505 0 |a Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Epigraph -- Contents -- Figures -- Preface -- Introduction. A Polarizing Disciple -- 1. A Safe Valley -- 2. A Mountain in the Ocean: Mission to Samoa -- 3. Stanford and Activism -- 4. Dialogue -- 5. A Mormon among the Lutherans -- 6. History, Hollywood, and a Theologian Out of Season -- 7. Crossing Jordan: Brigham Young University at Last -- 8. Heresy, Orthodoxy, and the Perils of Provocation -- 9. England as Essayist -- 10. Fraying of the Fabric -- 11. J'accuse! Beginning of the End -- 12. The Writing on the Wall -- 13. Legacy: A Dangerous Discipleship -- Notes -- Index. 
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