1:15 pm, Oct 10

Faithful Presence: The Promise and Peril of Faith in the Public Square with Bill Haslam

Memoir

Two-term governor of Tennessee Bill Haslam reveals how faith - too often divisive and contentious - can be a redemptive and unifying presence in the public square. For Christians ready to be salt and light, as well as for those of a different faith or no faith at all, Faithful Presence argues that faith can be a redemptive, healing presence in the public square - as it must be, if our nation is to flourish. For Christians ready to be salt and light, as well as for those of a different faith or no faith at all, Faithful Presence argues that faith can be a redemptive, healing presence in the public square - as it must be, if our nation is to flourish. This session is part of our "A More Perfect Union" track, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities.