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Possible 16th Century Burials

1.13.2017

Nuestra Señora de los Remedios

CHR Comment: The graves were found at the location of Nuestra Señora de los Remedios, the sixteenth century church. 14 more words

American Christianity

6 Religious Leaders Will Pray At Trump's Inauguration

1.13.2017

Donald Trump has chosen the largest group of clergy and religious leaders to pray and speak at his inauguration next week.

CHR Comment: Evangelicals, a Catholic, and a Rabbi represent voters for Trump as well as his emphasis on traditional Judeo-Christian values. 16 more words

Modern Church

Irony of Episcopal History

1.6.2017

Allen Guelzo observes in his history of the Reformed Episcopal Church that historians of American Episcopalianism are misled by Anglo-Catholicism’s success in establishing “their own vision […] 20 more words

Modern Church

American Evangelical Worship of White Jesus

Great article in HuffPo about white evangelicals’ worship of White Jesus.

“White Jesus is a work of fiction, a tool that Christians have historically used to seize political power and justify the logic of colonialism and imperialism.

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Evangelicals, stop defending the indefensible

via An Open Letter to My Fellow Evangelicals about Trump

“Recently (President) Trump reportedly called many of the countries from which many American evangelical Christians have come “sh*thole countries” and held up as better countries ones that may be more economically affluent but are very secular. 182 more words

Evangelicals Dominate Inaugural Prayer Service

The long list of participants also included leaders from the Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Jewish, Mormon, Muslim, Sikh, Buddhist, Bahá’í faiths and opened with a Navajo blessing. 49 more words

American Christianity

Trump a Nebuchadnezzar?

So at last you think you’ve found a church where you can be safe from all the Christo-fascist noise, racism, and ignorance. But you can’t. It’s everywhere, at least here in the South. 702 more words