JF: In two sentences, what is the argument of Inventing a Christian America?
SG: I argue that idea of the nation's Christian founding is essentially a national identity myth, constructed by the generations immediately following the constitutional era in an effort to sanctify the founding and give meaning to their hopes and aspirations for the nation's future. As a result, we need to understand the purposeful origins and limitations of the idea of the nation's Christian origins.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Fea: "The Author's Corner with Steven K. Green"
Check it out here. A taste: