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Sister Aimee

Nancy Barr Mavity

Sister Aimee

by Nancy Barr Mavity

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Published by Doubleday, Doran in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McPherson, Aimee Semple, -- 1890-1944.

  • Edition Notes

    Diagram on lining-papers.

    Statementby Nancy Barr Mavity.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 360 p. :
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14497531M
    LC Control Number21029506

      Sister Aimee has got to be one of the most colorful figures in American church history in the s and s, if not one of the most colorful figures of all of American church history. Dr. Bob Godfrey, church historian, likes to tell the story of when Charles Lindbergh and Woodrow Wilson and Aimee Semple McPherson all got off a plane in Los. Sister Aimee: The Life of Aimee Semple McPherson Daniel Mark Epstein, Author Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

      (Resources: Daniel Mark Epstein’s Sister Aimee makes for great reading, though he may be overly-reliant on his subject’s autobiography. It is probably the best place to begin in reading about her life. Smithsonian has a concise overview of her life and disappearance in “ The Incredible Disappearing Evangelist.”) Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Epstein, Daniel Mark. Sister Aimee: The Life of Aimee Semple McPherson. Boston: Mariner.

    The true story of America’s first superstar evangelist that “fills a significant gap in the history of revivalism” (The New York Times Book Review).Once she answered the divine calling, Aimee Semple McPherson rose fast from unfulfilled housewife in Rhode Island to “miracle woman”—the most enigmatic, pioneering, media-savvy Christian evangelist in the : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Sister Aimee The Life of Aimee Semple McPherson (Book): Epstein, Daniel Mark: Baker & TaylorA thought-provoking portrait of evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson describes her youth, her ministry, and the scandals that nearly destroyed her. 15, first & TaylorDescribes the evangelist's youth, her ministry, and the scandals that nearly destroyed her.


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Sister Aimee is the story of a unique woman; of the power of passion that rejects compromise and a faith that will not be shaken. But it is also the story of the price of fame.

Exhaustion, insomnia, nervous breakdowns, sexual scandals, lawsuits, and ultimately by: Sister Aimee was a scamp in school, a young widow in China, and a neurotic housewife in Rhode Island, but when the Lord spoke to her, she accepted her ministry and began preaching.

This book “fills a significant gap in the history of revivalism” (New York Times Book Review)/5. Sister Aimee is the story of a unique woman; of the power of passion that rejects compromise and a faith that will not be shaken. But it is also the story of the price of fame. Exhaustion, insomnia, nervous breakdowns, sexual scandals, lawsuits, and ultimately loneliness/5(58).

List Of Books By Aimee Semple Mcpherson. Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, was a Canadian-American Pentecostal evangelist and media celebrity in the s and s, whose dynamic evangelistic ministry birthed the present day Foursquare Gospel Church.

One of the most influential and dynamic evangelists of the twentieth century, Aimee Semple McPherson () was a complex, controversial figure with a flair for the dramatic. Against the backdrop of the Roaring Twenties, Sister Aimee, as she was widely known, cultivated her ministry, preaching the "old-time religion" and calling for a return to simple biblical Christianity.5/5(2).

Sister Aimee was a scamp in school, a young widow in China, and a neurotic housewife in Rhode Island, but when the Lord spoke to her, she accepted her ministry and began preaching.

This book “fills a significant gap in the history of revivalism” (New. Anthea Butler: Sister Aimee goes back to where she began, with the downtrodden peoples, and especially African Americans, who had been there to help her.

During a revival campaign in Oakland, California, U.S., four years earlier, “Sister” Aimee claimed to have seen a vision of four living creatures reminiscent of the one recorded in. We pick up with Sister Aimee as she is becoming disillusioned in her job and she runs away with a man, Kenny.

The story follows her on the run, as she's trying to keep people from realizing she has left, having rather people believe she evaporated up into heaven.

Aimee and Kenny join up with a guide named Rose who assists them/10(). After daughter's death, author writes 'Heart Work' Mary Jane Gandour found herself writing after daughter Molly expressed her grief for her sister Aimee.

Sister Aimee was a scamp in school, a young widow in China, and a neurotic housewife in Rhode Island, but when the Lord spoke to her, she accepted her ministry and began preaching. This book “fills a significant gap in the history of revivalism” (New York Times Book Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Have free times. Buy a cheap copy of Aimee Semple McPherson: Everybody's book by Edith L. Blumhofer. One of the most influential and dynamic evangelists of the twentieth century, Aimee Semple McPherson () was a complex, controversial figure with a flair Free shipping over $ Sister Aimee was a scamp in school, a young widow in China, and a neurotic housewife in Rhode Island, but when the Lord spoke to her, she accepted her ministry and began preaching.

This book “fills a significant gap in the history of revivalism” (New York Times Book. Richard Rossi's low-budget, direct-to-video feature Sister Aimee dramatizes the life of controversial American evangelist McPherson (here portrayed by Mimi Michaels).

One of the leaders of the prohibition movement of the s (alongside Billy Sunday) and the sort of person for whom the term "fire and brimstone" was invented, Aimee drew a wealth of media attention 5/5(2).

Book Overview. Sister Aimee was a scamp in school, a young widow in China, and a neurotic housewife in Rhode Island, but when the Lord spoke to her, she accepted her ministry and began preaching. This book "fills a significant gap in the history of revivalism" (New York Times Book Review).Cited by:   Sister Aimee Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: SISTER AIMEE'S HEALING ABILITY LEFT BEHIND A HALL OF BELIEVERS The papers left by Aimee Semple McPherson is a manuscript titled "One Day at Memorial Hall, Dayton, Ohio." It describes her experience at the first healing service.

She left her hotel about noonto drive to Memorial Hall. Angelus Temple on Glendale Blvd in Echo Park. Erected by Aimee Semple McPherson in for $ million, the temple is still the headquarters of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel. “Sister Aimee” claimed to be the first woman in the world to preach on the radio – the Foursquare Gospel-owned KFSG (Kall Four Square Gospel) broadcast from the radio towers Author: Zelda Roland.

A “powerhouse biography of perhaps the most charismatic and controversial woman in modern religious history,” Sister Aimee is, above all, the life story of a unique woman, of the power of passion that rejects compromise, and a faith that would not be shaken (Kirkus Reviews).

“[Told] with insight, empathy and lyrical power. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Sister Aimee by Daniel Mark Epstein,Harcourt Brace Jovanovich edition, in English - 1st ed.Her book contains many images of women enslaved or victimized.” Sister Aimee’s own image—flamboyant, brave, brassy, neurotically fragile—defied contemporary attempts to pin.

Biography 1h 27m With “Sister Aimee,” the writers and directors Samantha Buck and Marie Schlingmann turn a bizarre, real-life event from the s — the sudden disappearance of the celebrity.