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Millennial Dreams and Apocalyptic Nightmares

The Cold War Origins of Political Evangelicalism

by Angela M. Lahr

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Christian mission & evangelism,
  • Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies,
  • History of religion,
  • Pressure groups & lobbying,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • USA,
  • Christian Ministry - Evangelism,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • Christian Church - History,
  • 20th century,
  • Christianity,
  • Cold War,
  • Evangelicalism,
  • History,
  • History of doctrines,
  • Millennialism,
  • Political aspects,
  • Religious aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10135066M
    ISBN 100195314484
    ISBN 109780195314489

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The dawning of the nuclear age brought premillennial speculation about the imminent end of the world that altered the evangelical assessment of the relationship between religion and science.

Eschatological beliefs about the potential impact of nuclear weapons blended with secular apocalypticism that even influenced American Cold War foreign policy. Simultaneously, evangelicalism's embrace of.Millennial dreams and apocalyptic nightmares are never far below the surface of the American psyche--especially now, as the third millennium approaches.

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