The blight of liberal evangelicalism I wouldn’t recommend buying this book unless you are a New Yorker or an American church history buff or both. Kenneth Brownell, East London Tabernacle Baptist Church THE URBAN PULPIT: New York City and the fate of liberal evangelicalism By Matthew Bowman Oxford University Press. 307 pages. £48.00 ISBN 978 0 199 977 604 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.