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Thy kingdom come : how the religious right distorts the faith and threatens America, an Evangelical's lament  Cover Image Book Book

Thy kingdom come : how the religious right distorts the faith and threatens America, an Evangelical's lament / Randall Balmer.

Summary

Summary:

Examines the involvement of evangelical Christianity in modern-day American partisan politics, criticizing the new generation of religious leaders who have corrupted the Christian faith on behalf of the Republican Party.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0465005195 :
  • ISBN: 9780465005192
  • Physical Description: xxviii, 242 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Basic Books, c2006.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bullies in the pulpit -- Strange bedfellows: the abortion myth, homosexuality, and the ruse of selective literalism -- Where have all the Baptists gone? : Roy's Rock, Roger Williams, and the First Amendment -- Deconstructing democracy: school vouchers, homeschooling, and the war on public education -- Creationism by design: the Religious Right's request for intellectual legitimacy --- Voices in the wilderness: Evangelicals and the environment -- Taking the country back -- Decoding the rhetoric of the Religious Right.
Subject: Religious right > United States.
Evangelicalism > United States > History > 20th century.
Christianity and politics > United States > History > 20th century.
Conservatism > Religious aspects > Christianity > Controversial literature.
Conservatism > United States > History > 20th century.
Evangelikale Bewegung.
Fundamentalismus.
Staatskirchenrecht.
Liberalismus.
Kulturverfall.
Neue Christliche Rechte.
USA.

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