Historian Noll to lecture on 'Lincoln's God,' April 22
Posted April 4, 2003; 02:42 p.m.
Mark Noll, the McManis Professor of Christian Thought and Professor of History at Wheaton College, will deliver a lecture titled "Lincoln's God" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
The lecture will present key events and relationships in Abraham Lincoln's life that are central to understanding his religion. Noll is the author and editor of more than 20 books and has written widely on the interaction of Christianity and culture in 18th- and 19th-century Anglo-American societies.
The lecture is the first in a three-year series offered by the Center for the Study of Religion featuring speakers who combine strong interests in public affairs with rich understanding of theology, theological ethics, philosophy of religion and religious history.
Contact: Eric Quinones (609) 258-3601