Tag Archives: evangelical

The reason why the separation of Church and State remains so vital

An honor to join the @FaithandFreedom Coalition yesterday. In America, we don't worship government. We worship God. #FaithandFreedom pic.twitter.com/kijEWhmRcq — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 9, 2017 Anyone who didn’t… Read more »

Modern Christianity: A subsidiary of Big Business

The history of how capitalism and Christianity came to be conflated in 20th- and 21st-century America is a fascinating study in corruption, hypocrisy, zealotry, and self-interest. Turns out Christianity in… Read more »

This is what happens when bigotry and intolerance become more important than love

This message from a bisexual daughter to her radio host father is heartbreaking https://t.co/kdcPUom0SO — The Independent (@Independent) January 16, 2017 The story my father tells is one of a… Read more »

Today on “Another Great Moment in ‘Pharisees ‘R’ Us’….”

An evangelical political leader who spoke out against Donald Trump is facing a backlash from the president-elect’s religious right supporters. Russell Moore, who leads the political arm of the Southern… Read more »

“Small government” Republicans: Government just small enough to enforce their pet social agenda

Conservative Christian lawmakers in South Carolina want to deny citizens access to online porn. A bill introduced by state Rep. Bill Chumley would require all computers sold in the state… Read more »

“[N]ow they are spreading poison that will hurt many in the body of Christ”

Anti-LGBT activist Michael Brown weighed in earlier this month on the controversy surrounding Jen Hatmaker, a popular evangelical author whose publisher pulled her books from its stores after she announced… Read more »

On this week’s episode of “Assholes for Jesus”: “Santa Claus does not exist!”

A Texas pastor upset children and angered parents by going into a shopping mall and bellowing that Santa Claus is not real. David Grisham Jr., who leads Last Frontier Evangelism,… Read more »

Another Great Moment in Hypocrisy: Christians voting for Donald Trump

One of the hallmarks of Christian faith is charity, which is unfortunate for me, because, as a cradle Christian (and, lately, a recovering agnostic), I’ve been feeling less than charitable… Read more »

Donald Trump and the Religious Right: How Christians justify making a deal with the Devil

“It is not acceptable to ask a moral, dignified man to cast his vote to help elect an immoral man who is absent decency or dignity,” [Glenn] Beck wrote in… Read more »

Godless secularism: The source of all our problems…at least according to Franklin Graham

America, according to Graham, is now facing a moral 9/11. “The country is imploding,” he said. “We are seeing a moral implosion. Just like we saw the World Trade Center… Read more »