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  • Civil religious contention in Cairo, Illinois: priestly and prophetic ideologeis in a "northern" civil rights struggle.
    Reed, Jean-Pierre, Rhys H. Williams, and Kathryn B. Ward (2016)
    Theory and Society 45:1: 25-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Prophetic-priestly; Civil religion; Civil rights movement; United States, Illinois, Cairo
  • Political engagement meets the Prosperity Gospel: African American Christian Zionism and Black church politics.
    Baumann, Roger (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:4: 359-385.

    Based on fieldwork in a conservative Zionist Black church in the northeast U.S.A. & events staged by Christians United for Israel, & follow-up interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Zionism; African Americans; Conservative, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Politics, U.S.A.; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Prophetic-priestly
  • Ancient Judaism and early Christianity: A Critical Dialectical/conflict Approach to Biblical History.
    Goldstein, Warren S. (2006)
    In Warren S. Goldstein (ed.) Marx, Critical Theory, and Religion. A Critique of Rational Choice. Leiden: Brill, pp. 205-222.

    Narrates Hebrew & early Christian history from a conflict perspective & dialectic of prophecy/priesthood; the account of Christian origins differs from that of those who use higher criticism.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Early Christian; Dialectic; Conflict theory; Prophetic-priestly
  • Priestly and Prophetic Influences on Black Church Social Services.
    Barnes, Sandra L. (2004)
    Social Problems 51:2: 202-221.

    Associated Search Terms: Social services; Prophetic-priestly; African Americans
  • Constructing Apocalypticism. Social and Cultural Elements of Radical Organization.
    Bromley, David G. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 31-45.

    Conceptualizes millennialism as a social process that creates structural marginality ("liminality").

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Millennial; Prophetic-priestly; Marginality; Social construction of reality
  • Remembering the Future: A Sociological Narrative of Crisis Episodes, Collective Action, Culture Workers, and Countermovements.
    Bromley, David G. (1997)
    Sociology of Religion 58:2: 105-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Legitimation; Priest; Prophetic role; Covenantal social relations; Contractual social relations
  • Validation empirique d'une typologie des pratiques du prêtre pasteur.
    Stryckman, Paul (1978)
    Cahiers du Centre de Recherches en Sociologie Religieuse 2: 57-89.

    Confirms the relevance of an instrumental-expressive dimension in pastoral activity, & casts doubt on a hierarchy-functionality one; the activities relate more to a church world than to the wider society.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophetic-priestly; Clergy role; Catholic, Canada; Canada, Quebec
  • Priests in Canada, 1971: A Report on English-Speaking Clergy.
    Stryckman, Paul, and Robert Gaudet (1971)
    Québec: Centre de Recherches en Sociologie Religieuse, Université Laval.

    Applies sacro-hierarchic & prophetic-diaconal typologies to changes in the ways English-speaking Canadian Catholic priests define their ideology & pastoral practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophetic-priestly; Clergy role; Catholic, Canada; Canada
  • Nabi--Soziologische Studien zur alttestamentlichen Literatur und Religionsgeschichte.
    Jepsen, Alfred (1934)
    Munich: Beck.

    Emphasizes the opposition of prophets & priests in ancient Israel.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Prophet; Priest
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