John Fea, author of “Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?” to speak and sign books at Camp Hill Barnes & Noble
April 18th, 2011
GRANTHAM, Pa. (April 18, 2011) — John Fea, associate professor of American history and chair of the history department at Messiah College, will speak about his recently-released book, “Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?” on May 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the Barnes & Noble Booksellers in the Camp Hill Shopping Plaza, 59 South 32nd Street, Camp Hill. Fea will sign books following the brief lecture.
“Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?” is a historical primer that examines the title question through three different lenses: by considering the history of the idea that the United States is a Christian nation; by analyzing whether or not the American Revolution was a Christian event; and by investigating the religious beliefs of the founding fathers. Continue reading…