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Sacred Stacks: The Higher Purpose of Libraries and Librarianship - Page 7
by Nancy Kalikow Maxwell - 2006 - 156 pages
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Habits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in American Life

Robert Neelly Bellah - Religion - 1985 - 355 pages
...young nurse who has received a good deal of therapy and who describes her faith as “Sheilaism.” “I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice.” Sheila's faith has...
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American Mainline Religion: Its Changing Shape and Future

Wade Clark Roof, William McKinney - Religion - 1987 - 279 pages
...experience and views on religion. Speaking about her own faith and how it operates in her life, she says: “I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice.” 3 Hers is a deeply...
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The New Freedom: Individualism and Collectivism in the Social Lives of Americans

William A. Donohue - Social Science - 1995 - 250 pages
...Larson, one of the persons interviewed by Robert Bellah and associates, epitomizes the new voluntarism: "I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little tion classified themselves as...
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The Re-forming Tradition: Presbyterians and Mainstream Protestantism

Milton J. Coalter, John M. Mulder, Louis Weeks - Religion - 1992 - 355 pages
...radically individualistic understanding of religion in Sheila Larson. During her interview she declared: "I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice." She described her ethic...
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Morality and Youth: Fostering Christian Identity

James Digiacomo - Religion - 1993 - 156 pages
...find a kindred spirit in Sheila, a young woman who has named her religion after herself. She says: "I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice." 5 Like her, [t]he students...
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Beyond Establishment: Protestant Identity in a Post-Protestant Age

Jackson W. Carroll, Wade Clark Roof - Religion - 1993 - 361 pages
...in Habits of the Heart (Bellah et al. 1985, 221), who defined her private religion as "Sheilaism": "I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice." In addition to the "nones,"...
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Public Religions in the Modern World

JosÚ Casanova - Political Science - 1994 - 320 pages
...one of the people they interviewed actually named her own "faith" after herself, "my own Sheilaism": "I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice." The interviewers add,...
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Judgment and Sensibility: Religion and Stratification

E. Digby (Edward Digby) Baltzell - Social Science - 1994 - 313 pages
...who describes her religious faith as “Sheilaism.” “I believe in God,” she tells the recorder. “I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism. Just my own little voice.” To have met Sheila...
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Happiness and the Limits of Satisfaction

Deal Wyatt Hudson - Philosophy - 1996 - 218 pages
...of therapy, was asked about her religious faith. She described it as "Sheliaism." As she explains: "I believe in God. I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheliaism. Just my own little voice." 14 With the figure of...
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Seeing God: Jonathan Edwards and Spiritual Discernment

Gerald R McDermott - Religion - 1996 - 256 pages
...Bellah's Habits oft/zeHeartillustrates this anti-institutional trend perfectly'┐ “I believe in CocL I'm not a religious fanatic. I can't remember the last time I went to church. My faith has carried me a long way. It's Sheilaism.Just my own little voice.”' Like Sheila, many...
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