Order in the Courts

Roger Glenn Robins

in A. J. Tomlinson

Published in print November 2004 | ISBN: 9780195165913
Published online April 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835454 | DOI:

Series: Religion in America

Order in the Courts

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This chapter presents the story of John B. Goins’ attempt to dethrone A.J. Tomlinson at Cleveland. John B. Goins joined the Church of God as one of Tomlinson prized recruits. In August 1909, Tomlinson departed to fulfill a pastoral appointment, leaving Goins in charge. Goins’ took advantage of his absence and introduced liturgical reforms, and managed to get Tomlinson kicked out of his own church.

Keywords: A.J. Tomlinson; John B. Goins; Church of God

Chapter.  4369 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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