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Date of Creation

1940

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Photograph

Subjects

Restoration movement (Christianity)--Christianity|xDivisions., Restoration movement (Christianity)--Church controversies., Missions

Global History Chapter

18. The Quest for Unity

Contributor

Disciples of Christ Historical Society

Caption

John B. Cowden (1876-1965, left) worked for reconciliation between Churches of Christ and Christian Churches after the initial division. He wrote six books between 1920 and 1939, including examinations of the concept of Christian unity in the writings of Paul and John, and through worship. Pictured here with Don Carlos Janes, mission leader in Churches of Christ.

Acknowledgment

Caption courtesy of Chalice Press. Chapter titles and numbers used by permission. From Williams, D. Newell, et al. The Stone-Campbell Movement: A Global History. St. Louis: Chalice, 2013.

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Source

"18. The Quest for Unity." In The Stone-Campbell Movement: A Global History, edited by D. Newell Williams, Douglas A. Foster, and Paul M. Blowers, 367-79. St. Louis, Mo.: Chalice Press, 2013.

Description

Photograph depicting John B Cowden (left) and Don Carlos Janes. Cowden was a prominent figure who advocated for reconciliation between Churches of Christ and Christian Churches. Danes was a missionary leader within the Churches of Christ who sought to raise awareness of Church of Christ missionary efforts across the globe.

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Keywords

Church unity, Ecumenism, John B. Cowden, Cowden, Don Carlos Janes, Janes, Church of Christ and Christian Churches, Church of Christ, Christian Churches

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