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Title The founding fathers and the debate over religion in revolutionary America : a history in documents / edited by Matthew L. Harris and Thomas S. Kidd.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.

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Subject Christianity and politics -- United States -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.
Christianity and politics -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Founding Fathers of the United States -- Religious life -- History -- Sources.
United States -- Church history -- 18th century -- Sources.
United States -- Church history -- 19th century -- Sources.
Alt Name Harris, Matthew L.
Kidd, Thomas S.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 196 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-192) and index.
Contents Introduction : the founding fathers and religion -- Religion and the Continental Congress -- Religion and state governments -- Constitution and ratification -- Religion and the federal government -- Disestablishment and the separation of church and state -- The founding fathers' own views on religion.
Summary Whether America was founded as a Christian nation or as a secular republic is one of the most fiercely debated questions in American history. Historians Matthew Harris and Thomas Kidd offer an examination of the essential documents needed to understand this debate.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780199909421 (electronic bk.)
0199909423 (electronic bk.)
9780195326505
0195326504
9780195326499
0195326490
OCLC # 768248745
Additional Format Print version: Founding fathers and the debate over religion in revolutionary America. New York : Oxford University Press, 2012 9780195326505 (DLC) 2011007137 (OCoLC)704907775


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