Questions to Consider:
What was the nature of Lincoln's faith?
Did it change over the course of his lifetime and if so, how?
Did Lincoln believe in Free Will or was he a Determinist by nature?
How did Lincoln reconcile his worldview with his political approach as President?
(Use the links below to inform your opinion. Then, take the site's interactive poll.)
This Web site was written and developed by Mary Beth Donnelly in October
2013 as a final project for the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History's graduate course
"Understanding Lincoln" taught by Professor Matthew Pinsker.