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Bible Nation: Hobby Lobby, Scripture, and the Making of America

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Books       

Moss, Candida R. and Joel S. Baden. Bible Nation: The United States of Hobby Lobby. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2017.

Moss, Candida. R. The Myth of Persecution: How Early Christians Invented a Dangerous Legacy. San Francisco: HarperOne, 2013. Paperback 2014.

 

Articles

Cochrane, Emily. “Years in the Making, Bible Museum Opens in Washington.” New York Times, November 17, 2017, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/17/us/politics/bible-museum-hobby-lobby-washington.html

Malone, Matt, S.J. “The Museum of the Bible is ultimately a leap of faith.” America: The Jesuit Review, October 20, 2017, https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2017/10/20/museum-bible-ultimately-leap-faith

Jones, Sarah. “We’re All Living in Hobby Lobby’s Bible Nation.” New Republic, October 13, 2017, https://newrepublic.com/article/145271/were-living-hobby-lobbys-bible-nation

 

Other Resources

“Q & A with Candida R. Moss and Joel S. Baden,” Princeton University Press,

https://press.princeton.edu/interviews/qa-11085

“Cadbury Conversations” with Candida R. Moss, Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology and Andrew Davies, Director, Edward Cadbury Centre at the University of Birmingham, https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHHnklRXc2xFXjOL5Pro8Nx8FJxSJCXPW

“Controversial Bible Museum Opens in Washington, D.C.” Radio segment on WBUR features an introduction to the Museum of the Bible, November 17, 2017, http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2017/11/17/museum-of-the-bible