Podcast with Historian Stephen Mansfield on Lincoln and God
Topic: Lincoln and God.
“Lincoln’s Battle with God” is the intriguing title of a new book by New York Times bestselling author, Dr. Stephen Mansfield. The book is described this way: “Abraham Lincoln is, undoubtedly, among the most beloved of all U.S. presidents. He helped to abolish slavery, gave the world some of its most memorable speeches, and redefined the meaning of America. He did all of this with endless wisdom, compassion, and wit. Yet, throughout his life, Lincoln fought with God….In this thrilling journey through a largely unknown part of American history, Mansfield traces Lincoln’s exploring: -Lincoln’s lifelong spiritual journey -The ways that Lincoln’s faith shaped his presidency and beyond -How Lincoln’s struggle with faith can inspire modern believers.” Dr. Stephen Mansfield joins Jerry Newcombe to discuss Lincoln and God.