American Protestants

Books

American Protestants and the Debate over the Vietnam War, by George Bogaski

Through analysis of denominational statements about what is arguably the most debated military conflict in recent U.S. history, George Bogaski produces an illuminating, if also unvarnished, story.

Books

America’s Pastor, by Grant Wacker

Fall books

Let it be said at once: this is the best book ever written about Billy Graham. I found this an absolutely captivating book and have read every word, including the footnotes.

Books

The center and beyond

Re-forming the Center: American Protestantism, 1900 to the Present, edited by Doublas Jacobsen and William Vance Trollinger Jr.

Books

The birth of religious studies

The University Gets Religion: Religious Studies in American Higher Education, by D.G. Hart