Defending the faith: J. Gresham Machen and the crisis of conservative Protestantism in modern America

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Johns Hopkins University Press, Mar 1, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 227 pages
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"One of the great achievements of Hart's biography is his contextualization of Machen, in which these anomalies resolve themselves into a coherent if not always attractive personality... What makes Hart's achievement remarkable is the skill with which he has synthesized these interpretive pieces into a readable and compelling narrative."--Allen C. Guelzo, "Christianity Today."

"Hart's portrait of Machen provides a novel perspective that merits the attention of those interested not just in fundamentalism but in the place of faith in modern America."--Bradley J. Longfield, "Christian Century."

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I love D.G Hart and look forward reading his books. However, there is always something somber about them. Even as he talks about Machen's sense of humor and the quirks that he had while teaching his ... Read full review


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