Church,state and the American Indians two and a half centuries of partnership in missions between Protestant churches and Government. by Robert Pierce Beaver

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The early Saints believed that all American Indians were the descendants of Book of Mormon peoples, and that they shared a covenant heritage connecting them to ancient Israel. They often held the same prejudices toward Indians shared by other European Americans, but Latter-day Saints believed Native Americans were heirs to God’s promises even though they now suffered for.

R. Rushdoony. Rev. R.J. Rushdoony (–), was a leading theologian, church/state expert, and author of numerous works on the application of Biblical law to society. He started the Chalcedon Foundation in His Institutes of Biblical Law () began the contemporary theonomy movement which posits the validity of Biblical law as God’s standard of obedience for all.

The objectives of this book are: 1) to identify specific areas in which Indians religious practices are undermined by federal, state, and local policies and by private enterprises; 2) to help non-Indians understand the conceptual bases for American Indian religious practices; and 3) to suggest practical ways to protect the free exercise of Indian religions/5(2).

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Indian Missions and Student Programs. Despite intermittent conflict, Church leaders remained committed to bringing the message of the Book of Mormon to Native Americans and established proselytizing missions and farms.

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In a short time, church leaders authorized attacking American Indians who refused to give up their resources without a fight. Church leaders argued that Native Americans who resisted were actually rejecting Christ's message and, by refusing, justified retribution.

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Written from an American Indian point of view, the book contains over thirty creation stories from the oral traditions of a wide variety of Indian tribes. The following bibliography lists reference material dealing with Native American religions, myths and origin stories.

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