Essay 2 Your essay should be written in complete sentences with proper grammar

Essay 2
Your essay should be written in complete sentences with proper grammar and syntax (spelling, punctuation, capitalization, word usage, transitions, etc.) that are organized into paragraphs. It should have an introduction, conclusion, and at least two body paragraphs. A strong essay has a clear thesis and uses evidence from both primary and secondary sources to support its claims. Answer all parts of the prompt for full points. You do not need to cite secondary sources unless quoting from them directly. Please use in-text citations (Author, Text) when referencing a primary source or (Author, Page) if quoting directly from a secondary source.
You can only uses the sources provided.
Option C: Write an essay discussing the role of religion in the American Civil War and the “Religion of the Lost Cause” that emerges in the South following the defeat of the Confederacy. Your essay should address each of the following:
1. In what ways is the Civil War a religious event? What role does religion play in the Civil
War? How did the North and the South use religious rhetoric to defend their positions on
slavery and the Civil War? How did religious belief fuel the ideologies of war?
2. What is distinct about religion in the South after the defeat of the Confederacy? What is the “Religion of the Lost Cause”? What are some of its features? How is the “Religion of the
Lost Cause” distinct from American civil religion?
3. What three major institutions in the South support the “Religion of the Lost Cause”?
4. Do you see any remnants of these themes in modern American religion and/or politics?
Its very important to only uses the sources provided.

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