Christian America

Inventing a Christian America: The Myth of the Religious Founding

Submitted by RWMaster on Sun, 01/15/2017 - 19:41

"Among the most enduring themes in American history is the idea that the United States was founded as a Christian nation. A pervasive narrative in everything from school textbooks to political commentary, it is central to the way in which many Americans perceive the historical legacy of their nation. Yet, as Steven K. Green shows in this illuminating new book, it is little more than a myth.