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The Nashville Statement (A Plain Language Translation)

The Nashville Statement (A Plain Language Translation)  by John Pavlovitz https://johnpavlovitz.com/ This week over 150 Evangelical pastors and Conservative Christian leaders released a joint manifesto on sexuality and marriage entitled the Nashville Statement. The Tennessee city’s name was attached to … Continue reading

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The Nashville Manifesto

These Two Guys Had a Manifesto Too—and Millions Died as a Result of It The Christian fundamentalists and conservative evangelicals have shot themselves in the foot yet again and driven one more nail into the coffin of their two “isms.” … Continue reading

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Judge Bunning Throws the Book at Kim Davis

Kim Davis, the Rowan County, Kentucky, County Clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples and heterosexual couples is in jail. In our opinion, that is what she richly deserves. The judge was absolutely right when he … Continue reading

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Looking the Other Way

Several decades ago, I heard a very serious and learned person of the gospel (not sure who) say that Christian fundamentalists and conservative evangelicals in the United States have a long history of drawing moral lines in the sand that … Continue reading

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Frank Schaeffer Shoots Straight on Christian Fundamentalism and Conservative Evangelicalism

Frank Schaeffer is the home-schooled son of famous conservative, evangelical, Calvinist ideologues Francis and Edith Schaeffer.  Frank is a Christian who grew up literally bathed in the “full-court press” of conservative religion, and he was one of the conservative founders … Continue reading

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