Thy Kingdom Come

Thy Kingdom Come

How the Religious Right Distorts Faith and Threatens America

By Randall Balmer

Basic Books, Hardcover, 9780465005192, 272pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2006


The distinguished author of Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory returns with a searing examination of a new generation of evangelical leaders who have hijacked the Christian faith on behalf of the Republican Party

About the Author

Randall Balmer is Professor of American Religious History at Barnard College, Columbia University, and a visiting professor at Yale University Divinity School. Balmer has published ten books, including Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory: A Journey into the Evangelical Subculture in America, which was made into a three-part documentary for PBS. He lives in Woodbury, Connecticut, with his wife, Catharine Randall, who is also a professor and an author.