Sociologically and historically, which religious creeds have been more vs less susceptible to being co-opted by triumphalistic nationalists and such, for example, or used to otherwise cloak violent agenda, I haven’t studied, other than to learn that it’s complicated. 15,495 more words
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Today I responded to the following comment regarding the recent murder of two men who were defending two young women from anti-Muslim hate speech on a train in Portland, Oregon: 895 more words
I have an important question today for all of my readers who are not Christian fundamentalists or conservative evangelicals. For the last 100 years and even today, why do you personally (and your nonfundie church) roll over, play dead, and remain silent in the face of the Bible-distorting, unChrist-like, outrageous, politics-pandering, and hateful Christian fundamentalist and conservative evangelical preachings and behaviors that we all see and hear about each day here in the United States. 169 more words
The American Family Association (AFA) is a Christian fundamentalist parachurch organization associated with the so-called Religious Right in the United States. This organization is famous for its vicious, foaming-at-the-mouth bigotry against American citizens who are LGBTQ. 775 more words
TBR - Forcing God's Hand: Why Millions Pray for a Quick Rapture ... and Destruction of Planet Earth by Grace Halsell
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The book explores the danger posed by Christian fundamentalism – a doctrine that is sweeping America. Leaders of the doctrine proclaim that God wants – even demands – that Planet Earth be destroyed in our generation.