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Letters: What Did Jefferson Really Think of Christianity?


There is a lot of discussion about the faith of American presidents, and one in particular: Thomas Jefferson. Some wonder where he stood exactly when it comes to Christianity.

Dr. Mark Beliles, who co-authored the book Doubting Thomas? The Religious Life and Legacy of Thomas Jefferson, explores the faith of this founding father.

Reporter/Anchor Mark Martin spoke with Beliles about the book, which among other details, contains letters written by Jefferson that have never been published until now.

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