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The Bible Cause: A History of the American Bible Society

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Author - John Fea

Founded in 1816 with the goal of distributing copies of the Bible throughout the world, the American Bible Society is a seminal institution for American Christians. Endorsed in its time by Francis Scott Key, John Jay, Theodore Roosevelt, Billy Graham, Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower, today American Bible Society is a ministry based in Philadelphia with a mission to engage 100 million Americans with the Bible by 2025. In The Bible Cause, the first complete history of American Bible Society in nearly thirty years, noted American historian John Fea demonstrates how the history of this organization has intersected at nearly every point with the history of the United States.

Hardcover.  356 pages.

Language English
ISBN 9780190253066
Item Number #124520
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