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Francis Schaeffer and the shaping of Evangelical America

Author: Barry Hankins
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., 2008.
Series: Library of religious biography.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Francis Schaeffer (19121984) was probably the single greatest intellectual influence on young evangelicals of the 1960s and 70s. He was cultural critic, popular mentor, political activist, Christian apologist, founder of LAbri, and the author of over twenty books and two important films. It is impossible to understand the intellectual world of contemporary evangelicalism apart from Francis Schaeffer.
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Church history
History
Named Person: Francis A Schaeffer; Francis A Schaeffer; Francis A Schaeffer; Francis A (1912-1984) Schaeffer
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Hankins
ISBN: 9780802863898 0802863892
OCLC Number: 221160428
Description: xv, 272 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: The making of an American fundamentalist --
The making of a European Evangelical --
L'Abri --
An American Evangelical star : the trilogy --
Progressive prophet of culture --
The battle for the Bible --
Filmmaker --
A manifesto for Christian right activism --
Conclusion: Francis Schaeffer's legacy.
Series Title: Library of religious biography.
Responsibility: Barry Hankins.
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Francis Schaeffer (19121984) was probably the single greatest intellectual influence on young evangelicals of the 1960s and 70s. He was cultural critic, popular mentor, political activist, Christian apologist, founder of LAbri, and the author of over twenty books and two important films. It is impossible to understand the intellectual world of contemporary evangelicalism apart from Francis Schaeffer.

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