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Trump, Falwell, and the Siege of Christianity

So, Donald Trump went to speak to the students at Liberty University, who ironically were not at liberty to not listen since it was a mandatory student assembly.  1,138 more words

Political Stuff

Glossary: Key memes, dog-whistles, canards, euphemisms, fake outrages, and obsessions in the Wall Street Journal and other GOP language factories, October 27-30, 2015

abortion: dehumanization, and thus a form of slavery. Abortionists are mass murderers.

advocacy: Demspeak for political coercion. The more toxic version is “social advocacy.”

anti-racist: 308 more words

Building God's Kingdom: A Book Review

By R.L. Stollar, HA Community Coordinator

Here’s the overwhelming difficulty one faces when talking about Christian Reconstructionism (CR):

Most people have never heard of it. 2,370 more words

Fundamentalism

"Tithes And Offerings": A Well-Established Fad Among The Glenn Beckish, Conspiracy-Theory Oriented Christian Right Types

As long as we are talking about flaky but popular-among-conservatives tax plans, Ben Carson’s allegedly Bible-based “tithe” tax, which he got to tout in last night’s debate, is among the flakiest. 495 more words

Conservatives

Unreconstructed No More

I used to be an unreconstructed Southerner. It didn’t last very long, but it wasn’t that long ago. I would never have admitted to being a racist (I’m pretty sure I wasn’t), and I would have argued very strongly that racism and love for the Old South had no necessary connection to one another, but did I read a lot of historical revisionism regarding the Civil War and the Old South, I did regard “the North” as a symbol of “Big Government” and modernity, and I even went to two League of the South Meetings. 4,066 more words

Current Culture

Lee Duigon Believes the World is 'Governed by Satanists'

Writing for the anti-gay website BarbWire, Lee Duigon says that our world is literally ‘governed by Satanists.’ Duigon, a member of the Chalcedon Foundation — a Christian Reconstructionist group founded by a Holocaust denier who advocated putting gays and lesbians to death — believes this is evidenced by the supposed erosion of our religious freedom as well as a plot by the UN to depopulate the Earth: 459 more words

Christian Right

Theonomy, a Reformed Baptist Assessment

by Sam Waldron

Section 1: Introductory Considerations

I. A General Description of “Theonomy”

A. Major Sources

1. Rousas J. Rushdoony

Theonomy, or as it is also called, Christian Reconstruction, has for its father R. 291 more words

Reformed Baptists