Dr. James Dobson Radio Broadcasts

Apr 4

Eric Metaxas: Standing for the Truth

Guest: Eric Metaxas

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Making a truly courageous stand for truth in front of a crowd that wasn’t entirely in agreement with him, Eric Metaxas shared the Gospel of Jesus Christ with our nation’s leaders at the recent Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C. You may have heard the buzz surrounding his speech and the waves it has caused around the country, now hear it for yourself.

 

Eric Metaxas is the New York Times bestselling author of Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery.

His writing was first published in Atlantic Monthly, and has appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, Regeneration Quarterly, Christianity Today, National Review Online, Beliefnet and First Things. The American Booksellers Association chose Metaxas's The Birthday ABC as a 1995 Pick of the List and Amazon.com honored his Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving with their Number One Bestseller Award for Thanksgiving 1999.

He has been featured numerous times on CNN, The Fox News Channel and other television networks, and has been a guest on NPR. He is the founder and host of Socrates in the City: Conversations on the Examined Life, a monthly event of entertaining and thought provoking discussions that feature such speakers as Sir John Polkinghorne, Dr. Armand Nicholi, Os Guinness, Lauren F. Winner and Peter Kreeft.

Metaxas serves on the vestry of Calvary/St. George's Episcopal Church, and lives in Manhattan, New York, with his wife and daughter.