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God in America | Episode Three: A Nation Reborn | PBS

Duration: 51:09 (Full Program)
Program: God in America #103
Broadcast Date: Oct. 12, 2010

As slavery splits the nation, abolitionists and slaveholders find justification in the Bible. Frederick Douglass condemns Christianity; President Lincoln struggles to make sense of the war's carnage and the death of his young son. Lincoln, who previously had favored reason over revelation, embarks on a spiritual journey that transforms his ideas about God and the war's ultimate meaning.

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Post Date: October 13, 2010