Revolutionary Spirits confronts many of the later myths about the religious views of America's Founders, and brings to life their complex creeds and personalities. It offers clear and candid portraits of Franklin, Washington, Paine, Adams, Jefferson, and Madison as both religious reformers and political rebels, and reclaims their spiritual inheritance for today.
Gary Kowalski is the senior minister of the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Burlington, Vermont. He is the author of Goodbye, Friend ; Science and the Search for God ; and The Souls of Animals. He lives in Burlington, Vermont.