BOOK LAUNCH – By Stuart Piggin and Robert D Linder

BOOK LAUNCH – By Stuart Piggin and Robert D Linder

Attending to the National Soul

Evangelical Christians in Australian History, 1914–2014

By Stuart Piggin and Robert D Linder

Volume 2 of the award-winning history of Evangelical Christians in Australian History

Will be held at : St Stephen’s Church, 197 Macquarie Street, Sydney, (opposite Parliament House)

on : 12 December 2019, 3.00 – 5.00 pm


The launch will be chaired by Dr Meredith Lake, broadcaster and historian. Meredith is the host of ‘Soul Search’ for the ABC and winner of the 2019 Premier’s History Award for The Bible in Australia.

The book will be launched by Dr Tim Costello. Tim is Australia’s best-known Christian social activist, the Chief Advocate of World Vision Australia, lawyer, Baptist minister, and a much published author. His autobiography, A Lot with a Little, has just been published.

RSVP to Stephen Chavura by 28 November. [email protected]


What they’re saying:

‘There has probably never been a better history of evangelical traditions in a single country.’ 

Mark Noll, Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

‘Stuart Piggin and Robert D. Linder discuss the impact of this vibrant interdenominational movement on Australia with clarity, authority and critical sympathy.’ 

David Bebbington, Professor of History, University of Stirling

‘A great achievement and one that will help over time to change the way Australian history is written.’ 

Wayne Hudson, Professor in Australian Studies, Australian National University


Read more about Attending to the National Soul here