Evangelical Christianity in Australia

Stuart Piggin*

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Abstract

Evangelicalism is a Protestant religious movement characterised by 'biblical experientialism'. It was well placed to be a major formative influence on Australia, and this article is heavily revisionist in its assessment of this influence.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopedia of religion in Australia
EditorsJames Jupp
Place of PublicationPort Melbourne, Vic.
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages317-322
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9780521864077
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Piggin, S. (2009). Evangelical Christianity in Australia. In J. Jupp (Ed.), The Encyclopedia of religion in Australia (pp. 317-322). Port Melbourne, Vic.: Cambridge University Press.