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The simple faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Christine Wicker

The simple faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt

religion"s role in the FDR presidency

by Christine Wicker

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Religion and politics,
  • Presidents,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-212) and index.

    StatementChristine Wicker
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE807 .W56 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 218 pages
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26935863M
    ISBN 101588345246
    ISBN 109781588345240
    LC Control Number2017004086
    OCLC/WorldCa971893126

    In The Simple Faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, religion journalist and author Christine Wicker establishes that faith was at the heart of everything Roosevelt wanted for the American people. This powerful book is the first in-depth look at how one of America's richest, most patrician presidents became a passionate and beloved champion of the downtrodden--and took the country with him. Those. Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Janu - Ap ) was the 32nd President of the United States from until his death in He served 12 years as President, dying shortly after beginning his 4th term, the longest ever spent in his death, the twenty-second amendment came into effect. It limited how long a person could be ed by: Herbert Hoover.

    Michael Wear —author of Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House about the Future of Faith in America "This timely, inspiring portrait of the role of Christianity in the life and presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt helps us better understand one of the influential leaders of the twentieth : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Christine Wicker, former religion reporter for The Dallas Morning News, is a freelance writer in Dallas, Texas. Her most recent book is The Simple Faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Religion's Role in the FDR Presidency (Smithsonian Books, ).

      “He felt as if God had betrayed him,” says Christine Wicker, a journalist and author of the recently published The Simple Faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. “He went into a deep, deep depression.” Still, Roosevelt refused to believe he would never walk again. In The Simple Faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Religion's Role in the FDR Presidency, religion journalist and author Christine Wicker establishes that faith was at the heart of everything Roosevelt wanted for the American people. This powerful book is the first in-depth look at how one of America's richest, most patrician presidents became a.


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