This public lecture is co-sponsored George Fox University’s Department of History and Politics and Veritas School.
DID AMERICA HAVE A CHRISTIAN FOUNDING? DID THE FOUNDERS WANT TO SEPARATE CHURCH AND STATE?
A SUMMER SYMPOSIUM
Thomas Jefferson and the
“Wall of Separation” Between Church and State
Dr. Daniel L. Dreisbach
SPEAKER / AUTHOR Daniel L. Dreisbach, D.Phil., J.D.
Mr. Dreisbach is a Professor in the Department of Law, Justice, and Society at American University in Washington, D.C. He received a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Oxford University, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar, and Juris Doctor degree from University of Virginia. He has authored or edited seven books, including Thomas Jefferson and the Wall of Separation between Church and State – cited as one of Marvin Olasky’s “Top 100 Treadmill Books,”; The Founders on God and Government; The Sacred Rights of Conscience: Selected Readings on Religious Liberty and Church-State Relations in the American Founding (2009); and The Forgotten Founders on Religion and Public Life (named a top-20 book for 2009 by World Magazine). He has published more than 60 book chapters, reviews, and articles. Professor Dreisbach was the 2008 recipient of American University’s highest faculty award, “Scholar / Teacher of the Year.”
Also present will be Author:
Mark David Hall, Ph.D.
Dr. Hall, Professor Dreisbach’s frequent collaborator, is a Herbert Hoover Distinguished Professor of Political Science at George Fox University. He received a BA in political science from Wheaton College and a Ph.D. in Government from the University of Virginia. He has written or edited eight books and numerous articles and book reviews on religious and church-state relations in America.
DATE: Friday, August 13, 2010
TIME: 4:30 - 6:00 PM - $13 Bon Appétit Barbecue &
LOCATION: On The Quad - George Fox University
TIME: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Symposium
LOCATION: Hoover Auditorium 105 - George Fox University Campus
NO CHARGE FOR SYMPOSIUM - SEATING IS LIMITED. Register now.
Bon Appétit Menu
BBQ beef brisket, Homemade scalloped potatoes, Caprese salad, Fresh fruit salad, Green salad with pecans, gorgonzola, and balsamic vinaigrette, Rolls and butter, Brownies / Cookies
BOOKS ON HAND FOR SALE AND PERSONAL SIGNATURE
The Sacred Rights of Conscience
Daniel L. Dreisbach and Mark David Hall
The Forgotten Founders on Religion and Public Life
Daniel L. Dreisbach, Mark David Hall, and Jeffry H. Morrison
The Founders on God and Government
Daniel L. Dreisbach, Mark D. Hall, and Jeffry H. Morrison
Thomas Jefferson and the Wall of Separation Between Church and State
Daniel L. Dreisbach
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Veritas School is a Classical Christian K-12 school in Newberg, Oregon.
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