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Spiritual Heritage of Our Founding Fathers

Thursday, June 13, 2019 / TBN Staff

Discover More Global History and Faith Heritage on TBN.


Did you know that 29 of the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence graduated from schools that offered Christian ministry training?


David Barton of America’s Hidden History provides an insightful look into the faith ties to some of the United States of America’s early leaders.


Calls to prayer. Creation of Family Bibles. Development of hymn books.


These lesser-known stories not only serve as fascinating trivia, but also provide crucial context into the heritage of Christianity in North America—and there’s so much more to the story.


Discover more global history and faith heritage with TBN through:


  • America’s Hidden History It’s no secret. Modern historians have revised, re-written, and even deleted entire chapters of American history. So, what are we missing? Join historian David Barton, Tim Barton, and special guests as they uncover the stories some historians don’t what you to know.


  • Drive Thru History: The Gospels: Our latest series from “Drive Thru History with Dave Stotts” tells the story of Jesus from the locations recorded in Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Dave travels to over 50 sites in Israel to deliver the Gospels in a fresh way, show the evidence for the truth of scripture, and encourage families to get excited about reading the Bible again.


  • In 2020, viewers will explore the globe with TBN through a viscerally cinematic documentary series that will take them on an adventure to discover how Christianity spread across the planet—and how it exists today as the only world religion with a major footprint on every continent. The State of Faith will explore God at work in the world today, through over 200 feature stories and special programming.