Many American Christians operate within a “fall paradigm” when it comes to the history of the United States. A fall paradigm sees the world like this: at some point in the past, things were the way they should be. Then something happened (a “fall”) that changed things for the worse. Our task today is to … Continue reading Book Review: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?
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Christianity and the American Revolution
I know I shared a quote from this book yesterday, but I couldn't resist sharing another juicy one: ... the American Revolution became imbued with a religious cast not because Christians of that era were especially adept at applying Christianity to politics, but because so many people of religious fervor came to consider the political … Continue reading Christianity and the American Revolution