"I heartily recommend that you read this book. But you do so at your own peril."
--Peter A. Lillback, President of the Providence Forum, author of George Washington's Sacred Fire
"Our political choices are very often between relative goods and lesser evils. Republocrat is the honest and heartfelt lament of a talented theologian's struggle with the limited choices before us. Well argued, and well worth arguing with, Trueman's book has the potential to spark lively conversations and much needed debate. Let's hope so." --Michael Cromartie, past Commissioner of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom
"Sheer genius. This is political ecumenism at its very best."
--Michael F. Bird, über-blogger at Euangelion, a top 50 Biblioblog
"Carl's purpose, sanely and boldly argued, is to call Christians to a more carefully reasoned and biblically sound pursuit of the kingdom of God." --T. M. Moore, Dean of the Break-Point Centurions Program
"The disturbing alliance of conservative theology and right-wing politics is faced head-on in this timely and brave treatment."
--Derek W. H. Thomas, John E. Richards Professor of Theology, Reformed Theological Seminary
"In this highly readable analysis . . .Trueman warns against absolutizing any political/economic worldview." --Andrew W. Hoffecker, Professor of Church History, Reformed Theological Seminary
a short fun read. Makes you wish that more political dialogue was like this.Published 8 months ago by Samuel D. Sutter
A welcome critique of a politically polarized American Christianity. One of the best books I've read this year; concise, biting, and fun all the way through.Published 21 months ago by David Dantzler
I thoroughly enjoy Trueman's writing and his perspective. Whether you agree with him or not, this is a fun book to read.Published 23 months ago by Josh
Imagine an evangelical Briton decides to make running commentary on American politics--what would he say? Read morePublished on May 7, 2013 by Kendrick
I read this book based on recommendations of readers at Amazon.com and several of the reviewers. The book has a good deal of truth to it, in that Trueman refuses to takes sides... Read morePublished on September 13, 2012 by K. Feucht
I bought Republocrat almost a year ago, but never got around to reading it until today. It is a short book, easily read in a few hours, but packs a big punch. Read morePublished on October 11, 2011 by Bradley Bevers
Trueman briefly, and engagingly, provides a much needed commentary on a very real danger to the church in our time, the linkage of faith to very specific political positions. Read morePublished on September 24, 2011 by H. Laack
This caught my attention after a peek through the table of contents and summary on the back, along with the title seemingly specifically crafted to induce strong assumptions and... Read morePublished on July 21, 2011 by Doctor Gaines
If you're looking for a book that will re-affirm what you already believe about politics, this book will be a disappointment. Carl Trueman knows that, and he doesn't care. Read morePublished on July 4, 2011 by John Gardner