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The Myth of America’s Founding as a Christian Nation
Date Sunday July 17
Time 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location Details
Berkeley Main Library
2090 Kittredge St.
Berkekey, CA., 94704
3rd Floor Meeting Room
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorLarry Hicok
Calendar listing for 7/17

East Bay Atheists presents,
The Myth of America’s Founding as a Christian Nation
Leigh Johnson PhD Lecture is entitled, “Religion, the American Revolution, and the Founding Generation.”
This presentation challenges popular understandings that the United States was founded as a Christian nation. The analisis of the relationship between religion, colonial society and government. It also examines the political and legal background to ratification of the U.S. Constitution.
Leigh Johnson has a doctorate in early American history, his dissertation focused on religion and society in early New England during the American Revolution. He is also a Christian, so please refrain from engaging in religious arguments. Free
When: Sunday, July 17th, 1:30 - 3:30 PM
Location: Berkeley Main Library
2090 Kittredge St.
Berkekey, CA., 94704
3rd Floor Meeting Room
http://eastbayatheists.org/meetings.html
Larry Hicok
510-222-7580
Added to the calendar on Wednesday Jul 6th, 2011 9:46 AM
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