Preachers and the American Revolution

Joe Loconte reminds us of the role preachers played in arguing (and fighting) for American independence.  The combination of Lockean Whig political theory with a theology of religious freedom forged a powerful weapon in the fight against British policies that eventually lead to Independence.

“They Preached Liberty,” by Joseph Loconte.  The Wall Street Journal, June 28, 2012.


Posted on July 13, 2012, in Political Life & Political Questions, Religious Liberty. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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