Tried by Fire: The Story of Christianity’s First Thousand Years (full hour)
Description: As the persecution of Christians grows worse around the globe, it is more important than ever to understand how the first Christians held steadfast to the truth of Christ despite enormous trials. Bill Bennett joins us to trace how Christianity rose from an obscure regional sect to the established faith of the world’s greatest empire. We’ll explore the riveting lives of the saints and sinners who changed the world, against all odds.
Bill Bennett served as Secretary of Education under President Ronald Reagan and Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy under George H. W. Bush. In 2000, he co-founded K12, a publicly traded online education company. He is the former host of Bill Bennett’s Morning in America and now hosts America Strong: The Bill Bennett Podcast. Bill is a Washington Fellow of the Claremont Institute and the author of more than 24 books including “Tried by Fire: The Story of Christianity’s First Thousand Years.”