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Title:
Forged in faith : how faith shaped the birth of the nation, 1607-1776
Author:
Gragg, Rod.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Howard Books, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
ix, 260 pages ; 24 cm
Summary:
This history, based on meticulous research into the correspondence and documentation of the founding fathers leading up to and encompassing the crafting of the Declaration of Independence, sheds light on how the Judeo-Christian worldview motivated America's founding fathers, influenced national independence, inspired our foundational documents, and established the American nation--From publisher description
Language:
English
Contents:
Plead our cause, O Lord -- New Jerusalem -- One small candle -- Farewell, dear England -- A city upon a hill -- God's merciful providence -- The holy experiment -- For our Savior and our sovereign -- The Great Awakening -- It seem'd as if all the world were growing religious -- Where the spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty -- An appeal to God and the world -- The love of liberty is interwoven with the soul of man -- Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt -- Endowed by their Creator.
ISBN:
9781416596295
Format :
Book