Lincoln's Sacred Effort

  • Lexington Books
  • 2000
  • Paperback
  • 264
  • Sproget er ikke defineret
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  • 9780739101063
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Lucas Morel examines what the public life of Abraham Lincoln teaches about the role of religion in a self-governing society. Lincoln's understanding of the requirements of republican government led him to accommodate and direct religious sentiment toward responsible self-government. As a successful republic requires a moral or self-controlled people, Lincoln believed, the moral and religious sensibilities of a society should be nurtured.

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