Failing America's Faithful

Failing America's Faithful

How Today's Churches Are Mixing God With Politics and Losing Their Way

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
Brings together an inspirational memoir with a spiritual call to arms that describes how American churches have failed to promote the welfare of those who depend upon them in order to further their political agendas, arguing that American churches need to return to their traditional role as shepherds in their communities. 100,000 first printing.

Book News
Having been in national and state government, and taught at a couple universities, Townsend speaks regularly on political and religious issues. Here she reminds readers of the role religion has played throughout US history in social justice and compares it to the political activities of churches today. She does not provide an index. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Hachette Book Group
Blending inspirational memoir with a religious and political rebuke of American Christianity, the oldest daughter of Senator Robert F. Kennedy delivers a rousing call to arms for spiritual renewal.

Baker
& Taylor

Describes how American churches have increasingly emphasized a political agenda while failing to promote the welfare of those who depend upon them, arguing that American churches need to return to their traditional role as shepherds in their communities.

Publisher: New York : Warner Books, 2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780446577151
0446577154
Characteristics: xv, 206 p. ; 23 cm

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