Neuhaus, Richard John
August 1997
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1997, Issue 75, p85
Features the state of Christianity in the U.S. in 1997. Increase in the population of born-again Christians; Religious beliefs of born-again Christians; Reason for the increase.


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