Posts Tagged ‘Book’

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In Hard Times, Many Churches Turn to Chapter 11 in Book of Bankruptcy

December 23, 2008

The auctioneer told the small crowd huddled outside the Talbot County Courthouse that the property would be sold “as is” — rectory, bell tower, oak pews and rose-tinted stained glass windows included.

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In New Book, Huckabee Finally Settles his Campaign Scores

November 17, 2008

mike-huckabee-31.jpgFormer Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee is not the sort of politician who likes to bite his tongue. But that’s just what he found himself doing in the eight months following his surprising and colorful presidential campaign.

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From Uncle Tom’s Cabin to “I Have a Dream”: New Book Discusses Race, Religion and American Politics

November 7, 2008

American political history is marked by four great transformative periods, says American religious historian Mark Noll in his new book, God and Race in American Politics: A Short History (Princeton University Press). And in three of the four periods, “potent combinations of race and religion were the engines that drove political change.”

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