History

To Bring the Good News to All Nations: Evangelical Influence on Human Rights and U.S. Foreign Relations

When American evangelicals flocked to Latin America, Africa, Asia, and Eastern Europe in the late twentieth century to fulfill their Biblical mandate for global evangelism, their experiences abroad led them to engage more deeply in foreign policy activism at home. Lauren Frances Turek tracks these trends and illuminates the complex and significant ways in which religion shaped America’s role in the lateā€“Cold War world. […Learn More]