Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory

PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION A GREAT DEAL HAS HAPPENED since the first edition of Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory descended quietly on bookstore shelves a decade ago . Mentors and colleagues had warned me that publishing this volume ...

Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory

Balmer takes a look at American evangelicalism through the eyes of evangelical activists across the country, presenting to the reader a more accurate and balanced understanding of an abiding tradition that is both rich in theological insights and mired in contradictions.

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