Schrag Lectures

Schrag Lecture 2014

The 2014 Schrag Lecture, titled "Anabaptists, Evangelicals and the Search for a Third Way in Postwar America," was delivered by Dr. David R. Swartz on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at 8pm in Alexander Auditorium (Frey 110) on the campus of Messiah College.

This year's lecturer, David R. Swartz, is assistant professor of history at Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky. He is the author of Moral Minority: The Evangelical Left in an Age of Conservatism (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012), which charts the rise and fall of a politically and socially progressive segment of the American Evangelical movement in the turbulent decades of the 1960s and 1970s. He earned his PhD at the Universtiy of Notre Dame.