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ePub æ mobi American Covenant ñ A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the Present Ð Philip Gorski Ð ❀ [EPUB] ✸ American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the Present By Philip Gorski ❤ –To Jerry Falwell Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama Featuring a new preface by the author this incisive book demonstrates how half a century of culture war has drowned out the uieter voices of the vital center and demonstrates that if we are to rebuild that center we must recover the civil religious tradition on which the republic was founded Gorski's book is important for scholars of American stu

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Cal heritage of civic republicanism In this eye opening book Gorski shows why this civil religious tradition is now in peril―and with it the American experiment American Covenant traces the history of prophetic republicanism from the Puritan era to today providing insightful portraits of figures ranging from John Winthrop and WEB Du Bois As a Layperson reading this I would say it was just ok

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American Covenant A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the PresentThe long battle between exclusionary and inclusive versions of the American storyWas America founded as a Christian nation or a secular democracy? Neither argues Philip Gorski in American Covenant What the founders envisioned was a prophetic republic that would weave together the ethical vision of the Hebrew prophets and the Western politi This work advances a discussion about America's baked i