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Religion and Political Culture in Jefferson"s Virginia

by Daniel L. Dreisbach

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Modern Church (1648-,
  • Religion And Politics,
  • History,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • History: American,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • General,
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • 18th century,
  • Christianity and politics,
  • Church and state,
  • Church history,
  • Virginia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9389121M
    ISBN 100742507742
    ISBN 109780742507746

    No phrase in American letters has had a more profound influence on church-state law, policy, and discourse than Thomas Jefferson’s “wall of separation between church and state,” and few metaphors have provoked more passionate debate. Introduced in an letter to the Danbury, Connecticut Baptist Association, Jefferson’s “wall” is accepted by many Americans as a . The text of the Virginia Act for Establishing Religious Freedom spells out the revolutionary premises upon which Thomas Jefferson builds his argument for religious freedom for all. In the bill, the author of the U.S. Declaration of Independence declares his foundational beliefs about religion and liberty: Be it therefore enacted by the General.

    Excerpts from Thomas Jefferson's Virginia Act for Establishing Religious Freedom: Religion and Political Culture in Jefferson's Virginia edited by .   Thomas Jefferson and the Wall of Separation Between Church and State offers an in-depth examination of the origins, Law, and Society at American University. He is the editor of Religion and Political Culture in Jefferson’s Virginia and Religion and Politics in the Early Republic. Table of Contents. 1 Introduction “This book is 5/5(1).

    Second Coming: The New Christian Right in Virginia Politics. Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. Philip J. Schwarz. Twice Condemned: Slaves and the Criminal Laws of Virginia, The Lawbook Exchange. pp. Garrett Ward Sheldon; Daniel L. Dreisbach (editors). Religion and Political Culture in Jefferson's Virginia. Rowman. Dr. Wagner/Historical Research.


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Daniel Dreisbach is a professor in the Department of Justice, Law and Society at American University in Washington, D.C., and the editor of Religion and Political Culture in Jeffersons Virginia () and Religion and Politics in the Early Republic ().

Thomas Jefferson was born in Shadwell, Virginia. Jefferson was raised an Anglican/Episcopalian. 1 But as a spokesperson for the Enlightenment that was sweeping western society at the time, he valued reason above faith.

He said, in classic Enlightenment fashion: Question with boldness even the existence of a god; because, if there be one, he must more .Religion and political culture in Jefferson's Virginia / edited by Garrett Ward Sheldon and Daniel L.

Dreisbach. Other Authors: Sheldon, Garrett Ward,Dreisbach, Daniel L. Format: Book: Language: English: Published: Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, and political culture of the central Virginia Piedmont, / |r Mark A.The religious views of Thomas Jefferson diverged widely from the traditional Christianity of his era.

Throughout his life, Jefferson was intensely interested in theology, religious studies, and morality. Jefferson was most comfortable with Deism, rational religion, Theistic rationalism, and Unitarianism. He was sympathetic to and in general agreement with the moral precepts of .