Randall Herbert Balmer

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General Information

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Name: Randall Herbert Balmer

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, Other;

Born: 1954

Website: dfd.dartmouth.edu/profiles/883

Email: randall.balmer@dartmouth.edu

Illinois Connection

Dr. Balmer received his Bachlor's Degree from Trinity College in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dr. Randall Herbert Balmer is an author, professor of American religious history and an Episcopal Priest. He was nominated for an Emmy for script-writing and hosting the three-part PBS documentary "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory," based on his book with the same title.

Published Works

  • Blessed Assurance: A History of Evangelicalism in America., Beacon Press, 1999
  • Religion in Twentieth Century America , Oxford University Press, 2001
  • Growing Pains: Learning to Love My Father's Faith, Brazos Press, 2001
  • A Perfect Babel of Confusion: Dutch Religion and English Culture in the Middle Colonies, Oxford University Press, 2001
  • Protestantism in America , Columbia University Press, 2002
  • Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory: A Journey into the Evangelical Subculture in America, Oxford University Press, 2006
  • Thy Kingdom Come: How the Religious Right Distorts Faith and Threatens America, Basic Books, 2007
  • God in the White House: A History: How Faith Shaped the Presidency from John F. Kennedy to George W. Bush, Harper One, 2009
  • The Making of Evangelicalism: From Revivalism to Politics and Beyond , Baylor University Press, 2010
  • Religion in American Life: A Short History(With John Butler and Grant Wacker), Oxford University Press, 2011

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Growing Pains: Learning to Love My Father's Faith

ISBN: 1587430185
Release Date: 2001-11-01

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The Making of Evangelicalism: From Revivalism to Politics and Beyond

ISBN: 1602582432
Release Date: 2010-02-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Randall Herbert Balmer on WorldCat


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