Today on Point of View we hear from history professor at Baylor University, Thomas S. Kidd. He tells us more about his book, Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father.
Donna Skell, Executive Director and Lisa Burkhardt Worley, Director of Special Projects at Roaring Lambs Ministries join us in-studio to tell us about the Christian Writer’s Conference coming up in July.
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Kidd teaches courses on colonial America, the American Revolution, and American religious history. He won a 2006-07 NEH Fellowship, and won a 2004 NEH Summer Stipend. Kidd came to Baylor University in 2002 after completing a Ph.D. in history at the University of Notre Dame, where he worked with the historian of religion George Marsden. He received a B.A. and M.A. at Clemson University. He and his wife Ruby have two sons, Jonathan and Joshua.