Individual Author Record
Name: Randall Herbert BalmerPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other Born: 1954 Sites:
Illinois ConnectionDr. Balmer received his Bachlor's Degree from Trinity College in Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationDr. Randall Herbert Balmer is an author, professor of American religious history and an Episcopal Priest. He was nominated for an Emmy for script-writing and hosting the three-part PBS documentary "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory," based on his book with the same title.
*''Blessed Assurance: A History of Evangelicalism in America.'', Beacon Press, 1999*''Religion in Twentieth Century America '', Oxford University Press, 2001*''Growing Pains: Learning to Love My Father's Faith'', Brazos Press, 2001*''A Perfect Babel of Confusion: Dutch Religion and English Culture in the Middle Colonies'', Oxford University Press, 2001*''Protestantism in America '', Columbia University Press, 2002*''Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory: A Journey into the Evangelical Subculture in America'', Oxford University Press, 2006*''Thy Kingdom Come: How the Religious Right Distorts Faith and Threatens America'', Basic Books, 2007*''God in the White House: A History: How Faith Shaped the Presidency from John F. Kennedy to George W. Bush'', Harper One, 2009*''The Making of Evangelicalism: From Revivalism to Politics and Beyond '', Baylor University Press, 2010*''Religion in American Life: A Short History(With John Butler and Grant Wacker)'', Oxford University Press, 2011