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Not Christians At All

Powerful op-ed piece over on the Washington Post site by Michael Gerson: Some white evangelicals are difficult to recognize as Christians at all Isn’t that the truth? If there ever is a second coming, there are going to be some very surprised “Christians” finding themselves on the wrong end of the Flaming Sword.

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God Fearing? What About A Little Courage?

There is a fascinating and powerful article over on the Atlantic’s website this week. Evangelical Fear Elected Trump, John Fea writes that you can only understand evangelicalism, and evangelicals’ support of Trump, if you realize that it the movement is shot through with terror. The evangelicals are terrified of pretty much everything—racial minorities, other religions…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

In Trump’s America, there’s never a shortage of fascinating news stories to read…unfortunately. This week is no exception. Here are some of the stories we’re following at the moment. Just when you thought we couldn’t get any closer to Orwell’s 1984, we learn from Business Insider’s Sinéad Baker that the NSA and AT&T are cooperating…

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Evangelicals: Fall From Grace

By Rabbi Yeshaia Charles Familant Editor’s Note: Michael Gerson recently wrote this article for the Washington Post regarding the fate of Christian Evangelicals in Trump’s America. Our religious affairs editor, Rabbi Yeshaia Charles Familant, offers this response. It’s important to point out that Michael Gerson, having been a former speech writer for W. Bush, has…

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