THE SOCIAL GOSPEL
For document A, answer the following questions using the passage.
What principles was the Social Gospel movement based upon?
advocates of the movement
interpreted the kingdom of God as requiring social as well as individual salvation and sought the
betterment of industrialized society.
What is the origin of those principles?
The social gospel's origins are often traced to the rise of late
19th-century urban industrialization, immediately following the Civil War. Largely, but not exclusively,
rooted in Protestant churches.
According to Walter Rauschenbusch, what was the relationship between The Social Gospel and Social