By Mark Granquist
The tale of Lutherans in the USA is considered one of mutual impression. From the 1st small teams of Lutherans to reach within the colonies, to the massive immigrations to the wealthy heartland of a transforming into kingdom, Lutherans have inspired, and been stimulated through, America.
In this full of life and interesting new historical past, Granquist brings to gentle not just the numerous and interesting associations that Lutherans based and sustained however the people who lived inside them. the result's a beneficiant, human historical past that tells a whole story—not simply approximately politics and regulations but in addition the piety and the sensible reviews of the Lutheran women and men who lived and labored within the American context.
Bringing the tale the entire technique to the current day and complemented with new charts, maps, photographs, and sidebars, Granquist ably covers the complete diversity of Lutheran expressions, bringing order and readability to a posh and colourful culture.